Posted On: Dec 5, 2016

Your Amazon RDS for Oracle Database Instance can now send emails using utl_smtp package and communicate with external Web Servers and TCP/IP-based servers using utl_http and utl_tcp packages. To learn more about using this feature, refer to Amazon RDS for Oracle documentation.

Your Database Instance needs to be in a VPC to be able to use this feature. To move your non-VPC RDS databases to VPC, follow the instructions in the documentation

Amazon RDS makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale Oracle Database deployments in the cloud. To learn more about Amazon RDS for Oracle please visit our product page.