Step 9. Deploy the data model - AWS Prescriptive Guidance

Step 9. Deploy the data model

Objective

  • Deploy the DynamoDB table(s) to the AWS Region.

Process

  • DevOps architect creates an AWS CloudFormation template or other infrastructure as code (IaC) tool for the DynamoDB table(s). AWS CloudFormation provides an automated way to provision and configure your tables and associated resources.

Tools and resources

RACI

Business user Business analyst Solutions architect Database engineer Application developer DevOps engineer

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Outputs

  • CloudFormation template

Sample

mySecondDDBTable: Type: AWS::DynamoDB:: Table DependsOn: "myFirstDDBTable" Properties: AttributeDefinitions: - AttributeName: "ArtistId" AttributeType: "S" - AttributeName: "Concert" AttributeType: "S" - AttributeName: "TicketSales" AttributeType: "S" KeySchema: - AttributeName: "ArtistId" KeyType: "HASH" - AttributeName: "Concert" KeyType: "RANGE" ProvisionedThroughput: ReadCapacityUnits: Ref: "ReadCapacityUnits" WriteCapacityUnits: Ref: "WriteCapacityUnits" GlobalSecondaryIndexes: - IndexName: "myGSI" KeySchema: - AttributeName: "TicketSales" KeyType: "HASH" Projection: ProjectionType: "KEYS_ONLY" ProvisionedThroughput: ReadCapacityUnits: Ref: "ReadCapacityUnits" WriteCapacityUnits: Ref: "WriteCapacityUnits" Tags: - Key: mykey Value: myvalue