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Add a database

Last Updated: May 08, 2020

Data Management Service (DMS) supports multiple database types and allows you to log on to various types of database instances. This topic describes how to add a database.


  1. Log on to the DMS console.

  2. On the Databases page that appears, click Add Database in the upper-right corner.

  3. Configure the basic information of the database.Add a database

    • The configuration parameters vary with the database type or instance type that you select.
    • The interface type RDS indicates Alibaba Cloud database instances, such as ApsaraDB for Relational Database Service (RDS) and ApsaraDB for Redis. Database Gateway will be supported soon.
    • After you complete the configuration, click Connectivity Test to verify that the entered information is correct.
  4. Click Add.