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RDS & Elastic Beanstalk

RDS & Elastic Beanstalk

  • Two different options for launching your RDS instance
    • Launch within Elastic Beanstalk
    • Launch outside Elastic Beanstalk

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Launch within Elastic Beanstalk

Launch within Elastic Beanstalk

  • When you terminate the Elastic Beanstalk environment, the database will also be terminated
  • Quick and easy to add your database and get started
  • Suitable for Dev / Test environments

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Launch outside Elastic Beanstalk

Launch outside Elastic Beanstalk

  • Additional configuration steps required - Security Group and Connection Information
  • Suitable for production, offers more flexibility
  • Allows connection from multiple environments, you can tear down the application stack without impacting the databas

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Access RDS from Elastic Beanstalk

Access RDS from Elastic Beanstalk

  • To allow EC2 instances in your Elastic Beanstalk environment to connect to an outside database, there are two additional configuration steps required
    • Add an additional security group to your environments Auto-Scaling Group
    • Provide connection string configuration information to your application servers (endpoint, password using he Elastic Beanstalk environment properties