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How to connect your flask application to AWS RDS

alexanderdamiani profile image Alex D ・1 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bi3r-VflWHk

In this video I go through:

  1. Creating an AWS RDS instance with PostgreSQL
  2. Modifying a flask app to connect to the RDS instance
  3. Setting up pgadmin so you can interact with the database server locally
  4. CI/CD pipeline with GitHub actions

All the code for the video is on GitHub as well, with the link in the video description.


This video is the latest in a longer series where I detail the steps necessary to take a local hello-world flask application from your local machine to AWS so you can access via a domain name. You can find the full playlist here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL0dOL8Z7pG3IWsvseNd-JoFTHL16P_iTC.


Please consider subscribing to the channel if you find the videos helpful. I plan to post more consistently going forward.

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