Amazon Machine Learning Console Now Makes It Easier to Connect

In addition, you now have the ability to test the Amazon Redshift connection from Amazon ML, as part of the Amazon Redshift datasource creation through the console wizard. Once your Amazon Redshift connection parameters are entered — IAM role, cluster ID (name), database name, database username and database password — selecting the “Test Connection” button will immediately attempt to create your Amazon Redshift connection with the parameters provided, without retrieving any data. You will be notified if the connection fails so you can easily make changes and quickly try again. 


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