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

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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 case Amazon SimpleDB Detail Page
Learn about the Amazon SimpleDB data model Data Model
Learn how to tune Amazon SimpleDB queries Tuning Queries
Find information about Amazon SimpleDB operations API Reference
Find and use different Amazon SimpleDB endpoints Region Endpoints
Find information about Amazon SimpleDB libraries Amazon SimpleDB Sample Code and Libraries
Get help from other developers Amazon SimpleDB Forums