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Fully Managed MySQL Hosting on AWS

Easily build, deploy, and run your fully managed MySQL deployments on AWS cloud with the #1 Amazon RDS alternative.

The Best Tools for Hosting MySQL on AWS

Empower your team with the best MySQL management and hosting tools on AWS, with dedicated servers, high availability, and easy deployment management.

Best Hosting on AWS Tools: Fully managed hosting in your own AWS account

Bring Your Own AWS Account

Deploy and manage MySQL in the safety of your own AWS cloud account and leverage advanced hosting and security tools.
Features: Web-based shell management for Database

AWS VPC Support

Deploy MySQL in an AWS Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) and private subnets to keep your database protected from the internet.
ScaleGrid Hosting - Reserved Instances Support (AWS & Azure)

Use Reserved Instances

Save up to 75% on long-term hosting costs with Reserved Instances through our Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC) plans.
Best Hosting Tools: Keep full super user administrative access and control

Super User Access

The only DBaaS that lets you keep full super user administrative control over your MySQL deployments.
SSH Access

SSH Access To AWS Servers

Keep full SSH access so that your team can install custom agents on the underlying machines.

Use Any Instance Type

Use any instance type to match your workload needs with support for AWS I3, C5d, etc.
ScaleGrid Hosting - High Performance SSD-Based Clusters (AWS & Azure)

Local SSD Support

Use local SSD disks with our AWS High Performance plans for the best throughput and latency behavior on AWS.
Best Hosting Tools: Semisynchronous Replications improves your data integrity with InnoDB storage engine

MySQL Semisynchronous Replication

Improve your data integrity with semisynchronous replication to your master and slave nodes.
Features: Hybrid Cloud support for MongoDB Database and Redis

Slow Query Analysis

Analyze your MySQL operations through a custom schedule or on-demand with the advanced debugging and tracking tool.
Best Hosting Tools: Multi-Cloud support for MySQL with fully compatible and transferable data

Multi-Cloud Support

Improve your cloud reliability and avoid vendor lock-in with MySQL multi-cloud support on AWS and Azure.
Best Hosting Tools: Fully customizable RAM, disk size, and instance type on AWS

Customize RAM, Disk & Instance Type

Customize your AWS RAM, disk size, IOPS and instance type for your MySQL deployments at any size for no extra cost.
Best Hosting Tools: Migrate your MySQL data in minutes with automated database imports

Automated Database Imports

Easily migrate your MySQL production or test deployments with automated database imports to get up and running in minutes.

Deploy MySQL Across 14 AWS Worldwide Regions

Deploy your deployments across 14 different AWS regions and availability zones worldwide


  • US East (N. Virginia, Ohio)
  • US West (N. California, Oregon)
  • Canada (Central)
  • South America (Sao Paulo)


  • Frankfurt
  • Ireland
  • London

Asia Pacific

  • Beijing
  • Mumbai
  • Seoul
  • Singapore
  • Sydney
  • Tokyo

MySQL Hosting on AWS Plans

Enterprise-level plans designed for every-size business. Find your best fit:

Dedicated Hosting

Bring Your Own Cloud

Simple and Flexible MySQL on AWS Pricing

Configure your MySQL management plan on Amazon Web Services EC2 instances.

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MySQL AWS Frequently Asked Questions

MySQL is the worlds most popular open source database that is commonly deployed on popular public cloud provider, Amazon Web Services (AWS) to host organizations application data in the cloud.

ScaleGrid provides 2x better MySQL AWS performance than Amazon RDS with 195% higher throughput and 53% lower latency for read-intensive workloads.

Find your MySQL AWS connection details on the Overview tab of your console. You can connect through your connection string, the command line, or through MySQL Workbench. Learn more

Scale MySQL AWS at ScaleGrid in just a few clicks. Find the Scale button on your Overview page, select your new plan size EC2 instance type, and click Scale.

You can import your MySQL AWS data into your new deployment from a remote server using the import tool, or using the command line tools.

Get your time back and save some money along the way with fully managed MySQL AWS hosting in the cloud. Plans start at just $10/month, try free for 30-days.

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Learn More About MySQL Hosting on AWS

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Calculating InnoDB Buffer Pool Size for your MySQL Server

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MySQL Replication: Errant Transactions in GTID Based Replication

MySQL Replication: Errant Transactions in GTID Based Replication

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