Amazon SimpleDB
Developer Guide (API Version 2009-04-15)

Welcome to Amazon SimpleDB

This is the Developer Guide for Amazon SimpleDB. This guide provides a conceptual overview of Amazon SimpleDB, programming reference material, and a detailed API reference.

Amazon SimpleDB is a web service for running queries on structured data in real time. This service works in close conjunction with Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) and Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), collectively providing the ability to store, process and query data sets in the cloud. These services are designed to make web-scale computing easier and more cost-effective for developers.

How Do I...?Relevant Sections
Learn if Amazon SimpleDB is right for my use caseAmazon SimpleDB Detail Page
Learn about the Amazon SimpleDB data modelData Model
Learn how to tune Amazon SimpleDB queriesTuning Queries
Find information about Amazon SimpleDB operationsAPI Reference
Find and use different Amazon SimpleDB endpointsRegion Endpoints
Find information about Amazon SimpleDB librariesAmazon SimpleDB Sample Code and Libraries
Get help from other developersAmazon SimpleDB Forums