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ElastiCache Redis Multi-AZ

Ensure that your ElastiCache Redis Cache clusters are using a Multi-AZ deployment configuration to enhance High Availability (HA). To determine if your ElastiCache Redis Cache clusters are using a Multi-AZ configuration.

ElastiCache Engine Version - Memcached

Sends a report if ElastiCache Memcached Engine is not upgraded to the latest version

ElastiCache Engine Version - Redis

Sends a report if your ElastiCache Redis Engine is not updated to the latest version

ElastiCache Redis Multi AZ

Send a report of ElastiCache Redis Cache Clusters that are not using Multi-AZ deployment. Multi-AZ deployment ensures high availability through automatic failover to a read replica in case of a primary cache node failure.

Elasticache Clusters Utilization Report


ElastiCache Desired Node Type

Setting limits for the type of AWS ElastiCache cluster nodes will help you address internal compliance requirements and prevent unexpected charges on your AWS bill. Ensure that your existing AWS ElastiCache cluster nodes have the desired type established by your organization based on the caching workload required.

ElastiCache Cluster In VPC

Amazon ElastiCache clusters using EC2-VPC platform instead of EC2-Classic can bring multiple advantages such as better flexibility and control over the cache clusters security, availability, traffic routing and more. This template ensure that your ElastiCache clusters are provisioned within the AWS EC2-VPC platform or not.

ElastiCache Clusters without CloudWatch Alarms

Send a report of ElastiCache clusters without a cloudwatch alarm attached to them.

Elasticache Cluster with High CPUUtilization

Sends a report of Elasticache clusters if there CPU utilization goes above than 90 %. Clusters with high CPUUtilization should be rebooted this will improve the performance.

Enable ElastiCache Redis Cluster Multi-AZ Deployment Configuration

Enabling the Multi-AZ Automatic Failover feature for your Redis Cache clusters will improve the fault tolerance in case the read/write primary node becomes unreachable due to loss of network connectivity, loss of availability in the primary’s AZ, etc. This template this feature for your ElastiCache cluster.

Unencrypted ElastiCache Redis Cluster

AWS ElastiCache Redis clusters are encrypted in order to meet security and compliance requirements. Data encryption helps prevent unauthorized users from reading sensitive data available on your Redis clusters and their associated cache storage systems. It is highly recommended to implement encryption in order to protect it from unauthorized access and fulfill compliance requirements for data-at-rest and in-transit encryption within your organization.

ElastiCache Reserved Cache Nodes (RCNs) Payment Pending

A payment-pending ElastiCache RCN purchase is a reservation purchase that can`t be fully processed due to issues with the payment method utilized The cost savings when using ElastiCache Reserved Cache Nodes over standard On-Demand Cache Nodes are up to 70% when used in steady state, therefore in order to receive this discount benefit you need to make sure that all your ElastiCache reservation purchases have been fully processed.