Amazon’s new SimpleDB

Amazon is about to launch it’s super-scalable database web service, SimpleDB. This is supposed to be the missing link in their great storage service and virtual server service. Looking forward to play with it. Amazon is now offering a great package for small companies who want to launch (web 2.0) applications on the web. You can run your application on EC2, store your data on S3 and your relational data in SimpleDB. I haven’t looked at SimpleDB in detail yet, but here’s some links of good articles about SimpleDB: