Want to spend more time on your applications and less time managing database administration tasks? Amazon RDS for MySQL is a managed database service that makes it easy to set up and run MySQL deployments in the cloud.

It's easy to get started. Sign up for the AWS Free Tier and create your own MySQL database in minutes. For more information, review the Getting Started Guide.

Sign up for the AWS Free Tier

Create a Free Account

The AWS Free Tier provides free use of Amazon RDS for MySQL for up to 750 instance hours per month. You also receive 20 GB of database storage and 20 GB of backup storage for free per month.

Create and Connect to a MySQL Database

Launch Tutorial

In this 10 minute tutorial, you will learn how to create MySQL database in Amazon RDS and connect to the database with MySQL Workbench.

Import Data into your MySQL Database

Learn More

Learn how to import data from an existing MySQL database to an Amazon RDS for MySQL DB instance with mysqldump.