Amazon RDS Fundamentals
Learn how to use Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) to host managed MySQL, PostgreSQL, Aurora, MariaDB, Oracle and SQL Server databases.
This course will teach you how to run managed databases with Amazon RDS.
The basic features of Amazon RDS
The Database Engines available in Amazon RDS
How to create managed database instances in Amazon RDS
How to monitor databases running in Amazon RDS
How to create and manage RDS databases using Terraform and Infrastructure as Code
Best Practices of using Amazon RDS in production
Easy to follow lessons and labs covering how to use RDS with hands-on exercises.
This course includes 1 hour of video content. Watch on-demand, anytime, anywhere.
Put your learning to use with quizzes and hands-on exercises.
Lesson 1: What you will learn on this course
Welcome to RDS Fundamentals
Meet your instructor: Joe Poser, Senior Cloud Engineer at Releaseworks
What you will learn on this courseFREE PREVIEW
Using the terminal
Optional: How to install the Linux terminal on Windows 10 with WSL
Where to find the code examples
How to create an AWS account
How to install Terraform
What is RDS
Benefits of RDS
Components of RDS
Test Your Knowledge: RDS Basics Quiz
Architecting for Availability
Test Your Knowledge: RDS Internals Quiz
Lab: Create a RDS instance using the AWS Console
Lab: Create a RDS instance using the AWS CLI
Lab: How to create snapshots in RDS
Building a LAMP Stack with Terraform and RDS
Lab: Build a Wordpress infrastructure with Terraform and RDS
Test You Knowledge: RDS and Terraform
Five takeaways from this course
Test Your Knowledge: Using RDS in practice
Help us improve: What can we do better?