Code Remediation and IaC Support with Amazon CodeWhisperer

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This lesson explores Amazon CodeWhisperer and covers the key features of code remediation and infrastructure-as-code support. Tailored for software engineers, DevOps engineers, and cloud engineers, this lesson will equip you with a deeper understanding of CodeWhisperer's functionalities, including security scans, IaC support, customizations, and command line integration.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the core features of Amazon CodeWhisperer, including code completions, security scanning, and code remediation

  • Explore the integration of Amazon CodeWhisperer with Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) tools such as AWS CloudFormation and HashiCorp Terraform

  • Learn about the customization capabilities of Amazon CodeWhisperer Professional

  • Gain proficiency in utilizing Amazon CodeWhisperer for command line interfaces

Intended Audience

This lesson has been created for those interested in working with Amazon CodeWhisperer, such as software engineers, devOps engineers, and cloud engineers.


To get the most out of this lesson, you should have a basic understanding of Amazon CodeWhisperer, including what it is and what it does. It’s also helpful to understand infrastructure as code services, specifically AWS CloudFormation.

About the Author
Alana Layton, opens in a new tab
Sr. AWS Content Creator
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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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