Amazon RDS MySQL DB instances can be created using the Amazon Management Console, CLIs, or APIs, and the steps are as follows:
- Log in to the AWS Management Console with the appropriate user privileges and go to the Amazon RDS dashboard.
- Select Launch a DB Instance, as shown in Figure 10.2:
Figure 10.2: Select a DB instance
- Select the engine type as MySQL, as shown in Figure 10.3:
Figure 10.3: Select Amazon RDS engine type as MySQL
Free tier allows us to create a t2.micro single-AZ instance for the ...