Enhancing IDE Development with AI Capabilities Using Amazon Q Developer

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This lesson will explain what Amazon Q Developer is, and how it leverages machine learning to elevate the coding and IDE experience. 

Learning Objectives

  • What the service does and the benefit it provides

  • How to chat with Amazon Q Developer to explain, optimize, and fix code

  • How to generate code snippets with Amazon Q Developer 

Intended Audience

  • Those who are developing or writing code while working with AWS


You should have a basic understanding of:

  • AWS, including fundamental services such as AWS IAM.

  • background with coding, and

  • Understanding of the basics of IDEs and Python

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.