AWS Database Blog

Category: Serverless

Query your AWS database from your serverless application

January 2023: This post was reviewed and updated for accuracy. To leverage high availability, scalability and cost optimization, often times, Developers and Database administrators want to access their databases from a Serverless Application. An application that can automatically scale, inherently highly available and run without provisioning or managing an EC2 host is known as a […]

A serverless solution to schedule your Amazon DynamoDB On-Demand Backup

We recently released On-Demand Backup for Amazon DynamoDB. Using On-Demand Backup, you can create full backups of your DynamoDB tables, helping you meet your corporate and governmental regulatory requirements for data archiving. Now you can back up any table from a few megabytes to hundreds of terabytes of data in size, with the same performance […]

Automatically Archive Items to S3 Using DynamoDB Time to Live (TTL) with AWS Lambda and Amazon Kinesis Firehose

February 9, 2024: Amazon Kinesis Data Firehose has been renamed to Amazon Data Firehose. Read the AWS What’s New post to learn more. Adam Wagner is a solutions architect at Amazon Web Services. Earlier this year, Amazon DynamoDB released Time to Live (TTL) functionality, which automatically deletes expired items from your tables, at no additional […]