IntelliJ support for Azure Cosmos DB!

Theo van Kraay

We’re excited to announce that the Azure ToolKit for IntelliJ plugin now includes support for Azure Cosmos DB!

IntelliJ IDEA is an integrated development environment (IDE) for Java, KotlinGroovy, and other JVM-based languages. The Azure plugin allows Java developers to easily develop, configure, test, and deploy highly available and scalable Java cloud-native web apps in Azure.

With the latest release of the plugin, Java developers can now view any Azure Cosmos DB account, database, or container from the resource explorer…

Users of IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate edition can also introspect collections and manipulate data for Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB – directly within the context of their developer environment. The video below shows connecting to a MongoDB API account from the resource explorer, viewing a collection, switching views between “table” and “tree”, and then updating a record from the table view…

If you don’t already have the Azure ToolKit for IntelliJ plugin, go to FileSettingsPlugins and search for Azure ToolKit for IntelliJ…

If you have any question or feedback on the new Azure Cosmos DB functionality, let us know in the comments!

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About Azure Cosmos DB

Azure Cosmos DB is a fast and scalable distributed NoSQL database, built for modern application development. Get guaranteed single-digit millisecond response times and 99.999-percent availability, backed by SLAsautomatic and instant scalability, and open-source APIs for MongoDB and Cassandra. Enjoy fast writes and reads anywhere in the world with turnkey data replication and multi-region writes.

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