Step 6: Create a Database in the Data Catalog - AWS Lake Formation

Step 6: Create a Database in the Data Catalog

Metadata tables in the Lake Formation Data Catalog are stored within a database.

  1. On the Lake Formation console, in the navigation pane, under Data catalog, choose Databases.

  2. Choose Create database, and under Database details, enter the name lakeformation_tutorial.

  3. Leave the other fields blank, and choose Create database.