Deep Dive into Amazon RDS Proxy for Scaling Your Applications on RDS Databases

Modern customer applications are requiring more out of their relational databases than ever before, making it essential to find solutions that can improve database scale, security, and reduce downtime. Amazon RDS Proxy is a new fully managed, highly available database proxy for Amazon RDS announced at re:Invent 2019. In this Tech Talk, we will dive into the core concepts of this exciting new service to show you how to implement and take advantage of these exciting new features. We'll also include a demo to show how easily you can integrate this into all of your applications - from containers and serverless to more traditional architectures. Learning Objectives: *Learn to use Amazon RDS Proxy to improve the scalability, availability, and security of your applications *Understand how Amazon RDS Proxy can help reduce downtime by up to 66% during database failovers *Learn the target use cases and best practices for using Amazon RDS Proxy ***To learn more about the services featured in this talk, please visit: https://aws.amazon.com/rds/proxy/