Since the publishing of our deep dive assessment of Amazon’s data platforms, Amazon has significantly added to the portfolio with announcements at re:Invent 2018.
- The announcements fit under three broad themes: enhancements to existing database platforms, unveiling of new database platforms, and extending AWS’s footprint through hybrid cloud.
Features and Benefits
- Analyzes the latest wave of AWS data platform announcements.
- Compares AWS's approach to those of its cloud and database rivals.
Key questions answered
- How does DocumentDB compare to MongoDB?
- How is Aurora supporting cross-region capabilities?
- What is the relation of Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB) to blockchain technology?
- How does Timestream compare to other time series databases currently on the market?
- How is AWS extending support to hybrid cloud?
Table of contents
Recommendations for enterprises
Recommendations for vendors
Aurora goes global
New database platforms
Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB)
Extending the footprint
Going Hybrid with RDS on VMware
Outposts carves a foothold in the data center
Building the data lake