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.


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