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Chris Biscardi

What is DynamoDB?

DynamoDB is a hosted database on AWS that works extremely well with serverless approaches such as AWS lambda. It is fully managed

CPU load of sql

What kind of applications are good for DynamoDB?

  • When you know your access patterns, or can know your access patterns
  • Not for analytic ad-hoc queries

Data modeling

  • Focus on creating generic indexes (gsi1, gsi2)