AWS Lambda RDS Proxy

RDS Proxy is a database proxy that makes your applications more scalable. Because Lambda functions can scale up to hundreds of instances, RDS Proxy allows the functions to share existing connections by handling all the database traffic. Concurrent Lambda functions no longer create new connection for every invocation, and the database needs much less memory and CPU resources to manage the connections.

The main objective of this tutorial is to connect a Lambda function to a database proxy using IAM authentication. …

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