Posted On: Apr 4, 2022

Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) Proxy now supports Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL and Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL - Compatible edition major version 13. PostgreSQL 13 includes many new features and performance enhancements such as de-duplication of B-tree index entries, improved performance for queries that use partitioned tables, better query planning when using extended statistics, parallelized vacuuming of indexes, and incremental sorting.

Amazon RDS Proxy is a fully managed and a highly available database proxy for Amazon RDS and Amazon Aurora databases. Amazon RDS Proxy helps improve application scalability, resiliency, and security.

Related Resources:

Amazon RDS Proxy details page, tutorial, and documentation
Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL details page, and documentation
Amazon Aurora for PostgreSQL details page, and documentation