Developer Tools for Kubernetes

Kubernetes gives you the ability to scale from on-prem to cloud providers across the world. With those abilities you may have to adopt new processes for deployment and new approaches to programming o be effective.  Red Hat’s developer tools for Kubernetes remove many of the most challenging changes to your workflow while giving you the capabilities of this powerful platform.


Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces

A collaborative Kubernetes-native development solution that delivers OpenShift workspaces and in-browser IDE for rapid cloud application development.

Red Hat Container Development Kit

OpenShift Container Platform in a VM, for developing with containers on a laptop.

OpenShift Do (Odo)

Aa CLI tool for developers who are writing, building, and deploying applications on OpenShift. With Odo, developers get an opinionated CLI tool that supports fast, iterative development which abstracts away Kubernetes and OpenShift concepts, thus allowing them to focus on what's most important to them: code. 

Azure Devops Plugins

Ease common OpenShift tasks in Azure DevOps

JBoss and Wildfly Visual Studio Connector

This extension provides build tasks to manage and deploy WAR and EAR file to JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) 7 or WildFly 8 and above.


VS Code Project Initializer

A lightweight extension based on Red Hat launcher to generate quickstart projects using VSCode.


VS Code OpenShift Connector

Interacting with Red Hat OpenShift clusters and providing a streamlined developer experience using Visual Studio Code


VS Code Dependency Analytics

Insights about your application dependencies: Security, License compatibility and AI based guidance to choose appropriate dependencies for your application.


Provides comprehensive YAML Language support to Visual Studio Code, via the yaml-language-server, with built-in Kubernetes and Kedge syntax support.



XML Language Support by Red Hat


VS Code OpenShift Extension Pack

The OpenShift Extension Pack is the ultimate collection of extensions for working with OpenShift resources in VS Code.