Why You Should Migrate your Heroku Postgres Database to AWS RDS
Heroku PostgreSQL addon is excellent for a quick start setup of a new project. Once your web app matures, then migrating to a more customizable database engine like Amazon RDS should be considered.
In this blog post, I’ll describe the benefits and drawbacks of using AWS RDS instead of the default Heroku addon. I’ll also compare the pricing and explain why projects that care about EU GDRP compliance should avoid using the Heroku database.