This topic describes tools that may be used in the development process, including Alibaba Cloud Toolkit, toolkit-maven-plugin, Terraform, Jenkins, and Apsara Devops. These tools make development and deployment more efficient.

Tool Feature Documentation
Cloud Toolkit Alibaba Cloud Toolkit is a plug-in that is provided by Alibaba Cloud for developers to use in an integrated development environment (IDE). The plug-in helps developers make development more efficient and deploy applications to Enterprise Distributed Application Service (EDAS). Alibaba Cloud Toolkit overview
Install and configure Alibaba Cloud Toolkit in IntelliJ IDEA
Install and configure Alibaba Cloud Toolkit in Eclipse
Use IntelliJ IDEA to deploy an application to EDAS
Use Eclipse to deploy an application to EDAS
Use Alibaba Cloud Toolkit to test microservices
Use Alibaba Cloud Toolkit to diagnose microservices
Develop applications in an on-premises environment and implement the interconnection between on-premises and cloud applications
Terraform Terraform is an open source tool that helps developers safely and efficiently pre-configure and manage cloud infrastructure in Alibaba Cloud. Terraform overview
Install and configure Terraform
Use Terraform to create an ECS cluster and deploy an application
Jenkins Jenkins is an open source tool that helps developers continuously and automatically build and test software projects and monitor the running status of external tasks. Jenkins overview
Use an EDAS plug-in in Jenkins to build a job for application deployment