Deep Dive on Amazon Aurora – Covering New Feature Announcements

Amazon Aurora is a MySQL-compatible relational database engine that combines the speed and availability of high-end commercial databases with the simplicity and cost-effectiveness of open source databases. Amazon Aurora is a disruptive technology in the database space, bringing a new architectural model and distributed system techniques to provide far higher performance, availability and durability than previously available using conventional monolithic database techniques. In this session, we will do a deep-dive into some of the key innovations behind Amazon Aurora, discuss best practices and configurations, and share customer experiences from the field.

Learning Objectives:
• Learn about the capabilities and features of Amazon Aurora and its new features
• Learn about the benefits of Amazon Aurora and how it delivers 5x the performance and 1/10th the cost
• Learn about the different use cases
• Learn how to get started using Amazon Aurora

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