Introduction to Database Migration

Course Modality

Digital training + Video

Course Level


Course Time

45 minutes

Course Language


Course Overview

In this course, you will learn how to migrate a production database using the AWS Database Migration Service (AWS DMS) and AWS Schema Conversion Tool (AWS SCT). You will be introduced to the full database migration process, from envisioning to post-production support.

AWS DMS helps you migrate data to AWS from common databases quickly and securely, all while remaining operational to minimize application downtime. AWS SCT lets you modernize applications by migrating your schema and applications to a cloud database like Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL.


  • No prerequisites needed

Intended Audience

This course is intended for 

  • Amazonians
  • Customers

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Online Practice Labs

Projects provide you with sample work to show prospective employers.

Applied Projects

Real-world projects relevant to what you’re learning throughout the program

Learner Social Forums

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Skill Covered

In this course, students learn how to:

  • Migrate a production database.
  • Use AWS SCT to help you migrate and modernize your schema, applications,  and   scripts.
  • Use AWS DMS to do an initial move of your existing data, and set up ongoing replication   while you migrate all your applications and services.

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Course Curriculum

Introduction and History of AWS

Foundational Services – Amazon EC2, Amazon VPC, Amazon S3, Amazon EBS

Lab 1: Build your VPC and launch a web server

Security, Identity, and Access Management – IAM

Databases – Amazon DynamoDB and Amazon RDS

Lab 2: Build your database server and interact with it

AWS Elasticity and Management Tools – Auto Scaling, Elastic Load Balancing, Amazon CloudWatch, and AWS Trusted Advisor

Lab 3: Scale and load balance your application and monitor activity

Course Wrap-Up

Course Appendices

Recommended Exams


AWS Certified Database - Specialty

Validate your ability to recommend, design, and maintain the optimal AWS database solution to improve performance, reduce costs, and enable innovation


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