2

Since Database Mail is not supported on Amazon RDS with SQL Server, can anyone offer any suggestions on how to send e-mail notifications for failed SQL Server jobs in Amazon RDS?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions or workarounds.

1

AWS has posted a detailed blog post based on the way that UnderArmor solves this limitation. It involves a linked SQL Server that you run in EC2 and that EC2 instance is configured to SES to relay the messages through.

AWS RDS Database Mail

0

You have 2 choices:

  1. Have an EC2 server with SQL Server installed to relay all email notification through Database Mail. Set up as a linked server and call a stored procedure to send the email via SQL Server's Database Mail.

  2. Use the Cloud Alert or other 3rd party software for notification of failed jobs.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.