Amazon CodeWhisperer: Generating Code with AI

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This lesson explains what Amazon CodeWhisperer is and how it can help you more easily and efficiently code your applications with the help of generated code snippets through machine learning.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn what CodeWhisperer does and the benefit it provides
  • How to generate code snippets with CodeWhisperer

Intended Audience

This lesson has been created for those who are implementing or building code while working with AWS. If you are a software developer who would like to experiment with a machine-learning powered coding assistant, this is the lesson for you.


To get the most out of this lesson, you should have a basic understanding of:

  • AWS, including fundamental services such as AWS IAM
  • The basics of coding, including IDEs and Python
  • A basic understanding of AWS Cloud9. If you’d like more information on this service, please see our existing content here
About the Author
Alana Layton, opens in a new tab
Sr. AWS Content Creator
Learning paths

Alana Layton is an experienced technical trainer, technical content developer, and cloud engineer living out of Seattle, Washington. Her career has included teaching about AWS all over the world, creating AWS content that is fun, and working in consulting. She currently holds six AWS certifications. Outside of Cloud Academy, you can find her testing her knowledge in bar trivia, reading, or training for a marathon.

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