A nice windows tool that lets you quickly SSH to your Amazon EC2 or Chef-managed instances using Putty. Has built-in search that helps a lot when you have many instances.
You can download compiled version from releases page
For normal operation you will need:
- .NET Framework 4.0
- Your Amazon Web Services access and secret keys (grab them here)
- Putty.exe (you can download it from official site)
- Your private ssh key (.ppk). You can create it from .pem using PuttyGen
And don't forget to configure your AWS region URL if it is not default (N. Virginia)