Taswar Bhatti
The synonyms of software simplicity
Category: AWS

In this post I wanted to cover how to Activate U2F Fido Keys for AWS root account. After logging if you click on IAM you will see the dashboard like below where 4 steps are not yet complete. We will complete those first steps and other post will cover the other steps such that we […]

For anyone starting new on Amazon they might want to start with a small aws budget on a their free trial to learn amazon. Even if you are a small to large company you will want to have a budget for your cloud services. Amazon provides an easy way to alert and to create a […]

Taswar Bhatti - Cloud Design Patterns

This week I gave a talk on Cloud Design Patterns at the Ottawa .NET Community. I wanted to share the sides here and will most likely write on articles on the topic using real world examples. Samples in C# and node.js, in AWS and Azure. For the talk I went through, what Cloud Design Patterns […]


I wanted to go through the process of Redis running in AWS ElastiCache, since we have already covered Docker, Azure and plain vanilla Redis on Linux Server. Redis in AWS is under the umbrella of ElastiCache, where they offer Redis and Memcached. There are different type of nodes offered by AWS ElastiCache: Standard Memory Optimized […]