AWS Database Migration Service
User Guide (Version API Version 2016-01-01)

Targets for Data Migration

AWS Database Migration Service (AWS DMS) can use many of the most popular databases as a target for data replication. The target can be on an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instance, an Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) instance, or an on-premises database.

The databases include the following:

On-premises and EC2 instance databases

  • Oracle versions 10g, 11g, 12c, for the Enterprise, Standard, Standard One, and Standard Two editions

  • Microsoft SQL Server versions 2005, 2008, 2008R2, 2012, 2014, and 2016, for the Enterprise, Standard, Workgroup, and Developer editions. The Web and Express editions are not supported.

  • MySQL versions 5.5, 5.6, and 5.7

  • MariaDB (supported as a MySQL-compatible data target)

  • PostgreSQL versions 9.4 and later

  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) versions 15, 15.5, 15.7, 16 and later

Amazon RDS instance databases, Amazon Redshift, Amazon Simple Storage Service, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Kinesis Data Streams and Amazon Elasticsearch Service

  • Amazon RDS Oracle versions 11g (versions 11.2.0.3.v1 and later) and 12c, for the Enterprise, Standard, Standard One, and Standard Two editions

  • Amazon RDS Microsoft SQL Server versions 2008R2, 2012, and 2014, for the Enterprise, Standard, Workgroup, and Developer editions. The Web and Express editions are not supported.

  • Amazon RDS MySQL versions 5.5, 5.6, and 5.7

  • Amazon RDS MariaDB (supported as a MySQL-compatible data target)

  • Amazon RDS PostgreSQL versions 9.4 and later

  • Amazon Aurora with MySQL compatibility

  • Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL compatibility

  • Amazon Redshift

  • Amazon Simple Storage Service

  • Amazon DynamoDB

  • Amazon Elasticsearch Service

  • Amazon Kinesis Data Streams