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AWS Announces Amazon Aurora Available to All Customers

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Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN),
today announced that Amazon Aurora, a MySQL-compatible database engine
that combines the speed and availability of high-end commercial
databases with the simplicity and cost-effectiveness of open source
databases, is now available to all customers. More than a thousand AWS
customers, including global enterprises and startups from a range of
industries, participated in the preview and saw that Amazon Aurora can
provide up to five times better performance than the typical MySQL
database, and availability as good or better than commercial databases –
at one-tenth the cost. These customers also found Amazon Aurora has the
scalability, durability, and reliability to run the most demanding
enterprise and Internet-scale applications – everything from massive

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