Azure developer documentation

Find the languages and tools you need to develop on Azure.

Developer Tools

Use your favorite development tools when working with Azure

Visual Studio

Full-featured IDE to code, debug, test, and deploy to any platform.


Reliable end-to-end testing for modern web apps

Azure Toolkit for IntelliJ

Use Azure Toolkit for IntelliJ to create, develop, test, and deploy Azure applications from within the IntelliJ IDE.

Azure Toolkit for Eclipse

Use Azure Toolkit for Eclipse to create, develop, test, and deploy Azure applications from within the Eclipse IDE.


Use Maven to automate the way you build and manage Java projects. It works with other languages too.

DevOps and Automation Tools

Automate the deployment of both code and infrastructure with these automation tools

Azure and GitHub integration

Use GitHub and GitHub Actions to automate, customize, and execute your software development workflows from within your repository.

Azure DevOps

Use Azure DevOps to plan work, collaborate on code development, and build and deploy applications.


Use Jenkins to automate continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) for your software projects.


Use REST APIs to access your service's resources through HTTP operations.

ARM Templates

Use Azure Resource Manager templates to define and configure your project with JSON files.


Use Hashicorp Terraform to provision and manage cloud infrastructure.


Use Ansible to automate cloud provisioning, configuration management, and application deployments.


Use Chef to transform your virtual machine infrastructure on Azure into code.