Amazon Aurora
User Guide for Aurora (API Version 2014-10-31)

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Getting Started with Amazon Aurora

This section shows you how to create and connect to an Aurora DB cluster using Amazon RDS.

These procedures are tutorials that demonstrate the basics of getting started with Aurora. Subsequent sections introduce more advanced Aurora concepts and procedures, such as the different kinds of endpoints and how to scale Aurora clusters up and down.


You must complete the tasks in the Setting Up Your Environment for Amazon Aurora section before you can create a DB cluster.