Posted On: Mar 27, 2019
The AWS Toolkit for the IntelliJ IDEA, an open source plug-in that makes it easier to create, step-through debug, build, and deploy Java applications on AWS, is now Generally Available. The toolkit had previously been in developer preview. The toolkit provides deep support for serverless applications at launch with support across other AWS services planned for the future.
The AWS Toolkit for IntelliJ provides an integrated experience for developing serverless applications in Java and Python. The toolkit helps you get started fast with built-in project templates that leverage the AWS Serverless Application Model (AWS SAM) to define and configure resources. The toolkit also includes an integrated experience for step-through debugging of serverless applications with the AWS SAM CLI and makes it easy to deploy your applications from the IDE. Check out this blog post to learn about developing serverless applications with IntelliJ.