Getting started with Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces

Eliminate the "works on my machine" problem with container-based development and in-browser IDE for rapid cloud development.

Docs and APIs

There are many resources to help you get started with CodeReady Workspaces - here on the Red Hat Developer Program site, on the Red Hat Customer Portal, and in the upstream documentation for Eclipse Che V7. We think you'll find these particularly useful:

Try the live trial

Explore what you can do with a fully configured workspace at your fingertips.

Use a factory to open a workspace with a Tomcat server and a sample application. Please note, to use this trial you must have a free account.

Red Hat Support and Professional Services


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Training & Certifications

Building enterprise apps requires more than self-paced learning. Get formal training, be certified.

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App Certification

ISVs - differentiate your docker-based apps as trusted solutions with Red Hat Certification.

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CodeReady Workspaces is a great product for building applications. But what if you find something that needs fixing or have a new feature to suggest? By getting involved with the community you can give feedback, improve the docs, review code and discuss and propose new features whenever they're needed. Answering user questions or taking part in development discussions is also a great way to build a reputation for collaboration and expertise in your field.

For more information on the upstream Eclipse Che project, see Take a look at the project README page in GitHub as well. 

No matter what your skill level, contributing to the project can be very rewarding and a great learning experience. You'll meet lots of smart, passionate developers who are all driven to create the best development tooling possible in open source! You don't have to be an expert to get involved and it doesn't have to take a lot of time.