With the AWS Toolkit for Eclipse, developers can easily develop, deploy, and debug Java applications using Amazon Web Services.
The AWS Toolkit for Eclipse is based on the Eclipse Web Tools Platform, and it guides Java developers through common workflows and automates tool configuration, such as setting up remote debugger connections and managing Tomcat containers.
Specifically with this plugin you can:
- Upload applications to clusters of Tomcat servers in Amazon EC2 with the press of a button.
- Automatically configure remote debugger connections for diagnosing problems and debugging software run in the cloud.
- Manage your EC2 cluster without leaving your development environment.
Also, the AWS Toolkit for Eclipse source code is available under the Apache 2.0 open source license.
The plugin can be downloaded from http://aws.amazon.com/eclipse