Getting started with Amazon Redshift - Amazon Redshift

Getting started with Amazon Redshift

Welcome to the Amazon Redshift Getting Started Guide. Amazon Redshift is a fully managed, petabyte-scale data warehouse service in the cloud. An Amazon Redshift data warehouse is a collection of computing resources called nodes, which are organized into a group called a cluster. Each cluster runs an Amazon Redshift engine and contains one or more databases.

If you are a first-time user of Amazon Redshift, we recommend that you begin by reading the following sections:

In this guide, you can find two tutorials that walk you through the process of creating a sample Amazon Redshift cluster. In one, you use a sample dataset, and in the other your bring your own dataset.