Posted On: Nov 30, 2016

Today, we’re adding PostgreSQL compatibility to Amazon Aurora. With Amazon Aurora’s new PostgreSQL support, customers can get up to several times better performance than the typical PostgreSQL database and take advantage of the scalability, durability, and security capabilities of Amazon Aurora – all for one-tenth the cost of commercial grade databases. Read more about Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL compatibility in the AWS Blog

PostgreSQL compatibility is now available in preview. Sign up here for preview access

Amazon Aurora is a fully managed relational database engine that combines the speed and availability of high-end commercial databases with the simplicity and cost-effectiveness of open source databases. Amazon Aurora is built on a cloud native architecture that is designed to offer greater than 99.99 percent availability and automatic failover with no loss of data. You can now launch Amazon Aurora database instances with either MySQL or PostgreSQL compatibility. To learn more about Amazon Aurora visit our product page.