Migrate Oracle Databases to AWS

Databases | 6 Webinars | 4 Hours

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Table of Contents

    • 1. Best Practices for Migrating Oracle Databases to the Cloud

      Migrate and operate Oracle databases in the cloud with Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) and AWS Database Migration Service (DMS).
    • 2. Fireside Chat: Relational Database Innovation at AWS

      AWS’s GM for relational databases discusses what a managed database service is and how it makes your applications more available, scalable, and cost-efficient.
    • 3. Introducing Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL Compatibility

      Learn about Aurora’s architecture, how it's optimized for the cloud, and how it provides applications with fast performance, scalability, high availability, and compatibility.
    • 4. How Amazon.com Migrated Their Inventory Management System from Oracle to Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL-Compatibility

      Understand why Amazon.com chose Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL-compatibility, and learn best practices in system design/project management.
    • 5. Oracle to Amazon Aurora Migration, Step by Step

      Best practices for migrating Oracle 11g and 12c databases and schemas to Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL compatibility equivalents.
    • 6. AWS Fireside Chat: Optimize your Business Continuity Strategy with Aurora Global Database

      How Aurora Global Database provides fast cross-region disaster recovery and enables high performance, low lag, cross-region scaling of reads.


Feeling stuck to your legacy databases? Migrating to AWS cloud databases allows you to improve performance by 3-5x while scaling more than ever before. And while database migration is a big undertaking, it doesn’t have to be overwhelming. With the help of this Oracle to AWS database migration learning path, you will be well on your way to planning a successful migration. You will learn about the capabilities of the Amazon Aurora cloud-native relational database, how to migrate your databases, and why others have made the switch from Oracle to Aurora. In addition to the learning path’s Online Tech Talks, we’ve provided some additional resources to help you navigate your migration.

Learning Objectives

  • Objective One

    Learn how Amazon Aurora helps you save time, reduce costs, and increase application performance and availability.

  • Objective Two

    Learn how Amazon Fulfillment migrated critical applications from Oracle to Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL.

  • Objective Three

    Learn about best practices for migrating to Amazon Aurora.

Who Should Watch?

  • Database Developers
  • Database Architects
  • DBAs
  • Solutions Engineers
  • Data Specialists