Creating a database instance in your stack
When editing or creating a stack in Idealstack, you can choose to create a database server using AWS's RDS system.
- Edit the Stack,
- under Database Instances (RDS) - click Add
- Give the database instance a name. This is the hostname you will use to connect to it from sites or database management tools
- Enter the other settings such as engine, instance type and storage
- Enter a master user and password. You will use these to create other database users and connect as an admin to the database