Amazon RDS vs. Google Cloud SQL

Amazon RDS is ranked 3rd in Database as a Service with 3 reviews vs Google Cloud SQL which is ranked 4th in Database as a Service with 1 review. The top reviewer of Amazon RDS writes "Provides deployment and on-demand database-as-a-service". The top reviewer of Google Cloud SQL writes "Reduced management overhead on the DB side". Amazon RDS is most compared with SQL Azure, Google Cloud SQL and Google Cloud Spanner. Google Cloud SQL is most compared with Amazon RDS, Google Cloud Spanner and SQL Azure.
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Overview
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Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) is a web service that makes it easier to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. It provides cost-efficient, resizeable capacity for an industry-standard relational database and manages common database administration tasks.

Google Cloud SQL is a fully-managed database service that makes it easy to set up, maintain, manage, and administer your relational PostgreSQL and MySQL databases in the cloud. Google Cloud SQL offers high performance, scalability, and convenience. Hosted on Google Cloud Platform, Cloud SQL provides a database infrastructure for applications running anywhere.
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