Amazon RDS Benefits

Gurudeva Kalledevarpurada B
IT Solution Architect at SEARCHING
It makes it easy to administer the database. It helps to scale your database by providing Read Replicas, which reduce transaction time. It is highly available and durable which helps in disaster recovery and management. It is also secure. You can build your own VPC and host the database inside it, which will produce robust security. You still need to follow the principles of security as highlighted by Amazon. View full review »
Sivashankar Rajaram
AWS Cloud RDS Consultant at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
Few minutes to launch RDS, DR, HA and monitoring configurations which reduced the administrative task and by the approach of pay for what we use reduced the cost. Performance is good when both Web application and DB are in same cloud. Need to be have In depth understanding of cost, else we are in position to pay more, which makes us to think our own DB is better when cost is very huge amount. View full review »
reviewer963066
Sr. Database Architect at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
The provisioning is much faster. You don't have to prepare hardware or install software. You just need to create an instance and you have a database. View full review »
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