ec2

How to Get your Windows Administrator password when the EC2 Console fails

  • 3 min read

We all know how powerful AWS is and how everything is nicely automated. Launching a new Windows-based instance on EC2 has undoubtedly been a smooth experience for most of you. However, never forget that the AWS platform, like any software, is not bug-free. In fact, at the time of writing, our very own CTO Adriano Cataluddi discovered and reported an EC2 Windows Password Bug, which prevents users from retrieving the… Read More »How to Get your Windows Administrator password when the EC2 Console fails

How to Change or Upgrade an EC2 Instance Type

  • 8 min read

EC2, or Elastic Compute Cloud, is Amazon Web Services IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) offering – essentially it is a service for running virtual machines in the AWS cloud.  I wrote an earlier post about EC2 and all the different instance types titled AWS EC2 – Everything You Need To Know About EC2 Instances which touched on some of the pre-requisites for changing EC2 instance types – I’ll cover that again… Read More »How to Change or Upgrade an EC2 Instance Type