Posted On: May 25, 2010

We’re excited to announce today that we’ve added support for Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS), a web service that makes it easier to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud, to the AWS Management Console. With the simplicity of a point-and-click web interface, you can now launch DB Instances (including highly available and durable Multi-AZ deployments), take real-time snapshots of your database, and view important statistics like read and write throughput, latency, free storage space and more, all from your browser. AWS Management Console support enhances the simplicity of running a MySQL database with Amazon RDS, making it even easier to get started.

Access to the AWS Management Console is provided free of charge at