Database Migration

In this section, you will perform a database migration using the source MySQL database to a target Amazon RDS for MySQL database with AWS Database Migration Service. Since this is a homogeneous database migrations (the source and target database engines are the same) - the schema structure, data types, and database code are compatible between the source and target databases, which means that this kind of migration doesn’t require any schema conversion.

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You can learn more details about this service by watching the video below.

In this lab, you will perform the following steps:

  1. Set Up Networking

  2. Create Target DB

  3. Create Replication Instance

  4. Create Source and Target Endpoints

  5. Configure Source Database

  6. Create and Run Replication Task

  7. Summary