Read the original article at RDS or MySQL – Ten Use Cases
Amazon’s Relational Database Service is based on MySQL under the hood. So many colleagues and clients ask me – should I go with RDS or MySQL? As with every technology question, the answer is – it depends.
Here are some scenarios to help you decide.
- I’m replicating into Amazon from a physical datacenter
A: This setup is common if you’re using Amazon’s VPC or Virtual Private Cloud. With a router dropped into your datacenter, VPC allows you to extend and …[Read more...]