Amazon Aurora
User Guide for Aurora

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Migrating Data to an Amazon Aurora DB Cluster

You have several options for migrating data from your existing database to an Amazon Aurora DB cluster, depending on database engine compatibility. Your migration options also depend on the database that you are migrating from and the size of the data that you are migrating.

Migrating Data to an Amazon Aurora MySQL DB Cluster

You can migrate data from one of the following sources to an Amazon Aurora MySQL DB cluster.

  • An Amazon RDS MySQL DB instance

  • A MySQL database external to Amazon RDS

  • A database that is not MySQL-compatible

For more information, see Migrating Data to an Amazon Aurora MySQL DB Cluster.

Migrating Data to an Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL DB Cluster

You can migrate data from one of the following sources to an Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL DB cluster.

  • An Amazon RDS PostgreSQL DB instance

  • A database that is not PostgreSQL-compatible

For more information, see Migrating Data to Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL Compatibility.