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Mongo DB DaaS – Connecting AWS EC2 via SSH Tunnel Port Forwarding

In this case, we will connect Mongo DB on AWS EC2 cloud platform via SSH tunnel features. I assume that you got Public AWS DNS and finished authentication procedures (adding key pairs/passwords). We login AWS with Putty – SSH session . After that we change putty configurations in connection>ssh>tunnels tab ;


In this case , Mongo DB is running on 27000 port on AWS . And we are forwarding this port to local .


We can use Robomongo for testing connection to Mongo DB cloud ;



Now we can query our collections ,


Simple! , we finished connecting Mongo DB DaaS on AWS EC2 via SSH Tunnel Port Forwarding process. That’s it!