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Evaluating the Cloud Databases From Amazon Web Services

Published: 24 June 2016

ID: G00303836

Analyst(s): Lyn Robison


As organizations continue their migration to cloud computing, one question looms large for data architects: "Can I move my data to the cloud?" This document answers that question by assessing the various database options from AWS.

Table Of Contents


  • Summary of AWS Databases and Tools
    • Amazon Relational Database Service
    • Amazon DynamoDB
    • Amazon Redshift
    • Amazon Kinesis
    • Amazon Elastic MapReduce
    • Amazon Elasticsearch Service
    • Amazon Machine Learning
    • Amazon QuickSight (Currently in Preview)
  • Building Integrated Solutions With AWS Databases and Tools
    • AWS Databases
    • AWS Data Management and Processing Tools
  • Strengths
  • Weaknesses


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