Planning and Designing Databases on AWS

Course DateStart TimeEnd TimeTime ZoneLocationDaysPrice
Aug 26, 202409:0005:00EDTLive Virtual Class3$2,025 USDPurchase
Oct 22, 202409:0005:00EDTLive Virtual Class3$2,025 USDPurchase
Dec 16, 202412:0008:00ESTLive Virtual Class3$2,025 USDPurchase


Planning and Designing Databases on AWS

In this course, you will learn about the process of planning and designing both relational and nonrelational databases. You will learn the design considerations for hosting databases on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), relational database services including Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), Amazon Aurora, and Amazon Redshift, and nonrelational database services including Amazon DocumentDB, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon ElastiCache, Amazon Neptune, and Amazon QLDB. By the end of this course, you will be familiar with the planning and design requirements of all 8 of these AWS databases services, their pros and cons, and how to know which AWS databases service is right for your workloads.

Duration: 3 Days


  • Relational Database experience
  • Understanding of AWS foundational services: EC2, VPC, IAM
  • Attended one of Architecting on AWS, Developing on AWS, or Systems Operations on AWS


  • Data Platform Engineers
  • Database Administrators
  • Solutions Architects
  • IT Professionals

Learning Objectives

  • Apply database concepts, database management, and data modeling techniques
  • Evaluate hosting databases on Amazon EC2 instances
  • Evaluate relational database services (Amazon RDS, Amazon Aurora, and Amazon Redshift) and their features
  • Evaluate nonrelational database services (Amazon DocumentDB, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon ElastiCache, Amazon Neptune, and Amazon QLDB) and their features
  • Examine how the design criteria apply to each service
  • Apply management principles based on the unique features of each service


  • Planning and Designing Databases on AWS
  • Database Concepts and General Guidelines
  • Database Planning and Design
  • Databases on Amazon EC2
  • Purpose-Built Databases
  • Databases on Amazon RDS
  • Databases in Amazon Aurora
  • Databases in Amazon DocumentDB (with MongoDB compatibility)
  • Amazon DynamoDB Tables
  • Databases in Amazon Neptune
  • Databases in Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (Amazon QLDB)
  • Databases in Amazon ElastiCache
  • Data Warehousing in Amazon Redshift
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