This post was written by:
Nicolas De Rico: Oracle Cloud Solutions Engineer - MySQL
Sergio J Castro: Oracle Cloud Solutions Engineer - Networking
From RDS to MDS
When an application reaches the maximum capabilities offered by Amazon Web Services (AWS) RDS, it is often recommended to migrate to the AWS Aurora service. However, Aurora is based on an older version of MySQL. Aurora still does not support MySQL 8.0, which was released in April 2018. Therefore, it may be difficult to port applications to Aurora, and later, out of Aurora because of its proprietary aspects.
Defy conventional wisdom by upgrading from RDS to MDS and access many benefits
Instead of …[Read more]