Friday, January 10, 2014

Migrating data from on premise to AWS

Here are some the approximate transfer rates for Amazon Storage Gateway and Riverbed Whitewater:

  • Amazon Storage Gateway 5 TB a day
  • Riverbed Whitewater  3-5 TB an hour

Keep in mind that using gateways to migrate a relational database is probably not the best option as these mechanism use snapshots.

Other blog entries are here:

Migrating data for migrating to RDS but useful for EC2 based databases as well:

This blog discusses the time it takes to transfer 1 TB of data over different lines with different transfer speeds:

Mechanisms to bulk migrate data:

Here is a blog post on different transfer mechanisms for applications but could be used for databases:

Attunity CloudBeam:

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for sharing valuable information about architecture components map to AWS. It is very helpful to understand AWS on premise