Working with large tables in DynamoDB

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In this lesson, we're going to explain how DynamoDB partitions your data and what that means for large DynamoDB tables. 

Learning Objectives

  • How DynamoDB partitions your data 
  • How partitioning affects you 
  • How DynamoDB balances partitions in a table
  • What you can do to create balance across partitions

Intended Audience

  • Database administrators or engineers who are working with DynamoDB
  • Those who are planning on taking an AWS certification exam, such as the AWS Certified Developer - Associate certification

Prerequisites

 

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