Apsara DB for RDS provides a variety of data migration solutions that can fulfill different business requirements such as migrating data to the cloud and migrating data between different cloud service providers. These solutions allow you to migrate databases on to Alibaba Cloud ApsaraDB for RDS without interruptions to your business.

You can use Alibaba Cloud Data Transmission Service (DTS) to implement schema or full migrations of SQL Server databases.

The following table lists the cloud deployment, cloud migration, and data export scenarios supported by ApsaraDB for RDS as well as links to related operations.

Scenarios Database engine type What to do next
Migrate data from an on-premises database to an ApsaraDB for RDS instance. SQL Server