In my previous post, I wrote about setting up a Sitecore website under AWS which had the application and the database under the same server. This post will outline the steps required to install Sitecore on AWS using Amazon RDS.

This article covers the basics of cloud computing and is intended for business, IT and general users that want to know (i) what is cloud computing, (ii) different models of cloud computing, and (iii) benefits and challenges of cloud computing.