AWS CodeStar is a fully-managed service for development, building and deployment of applications on AWS.


  • Projects are the root of the configuration, containing repositories, dashboards
  • Dashboards bring together the software service.
  • Templates make it easier to get started with application development and deployment, provisioning starting infrastructure.


  • CodeCommit for source code versioning.
  • Jira for issue management.
  • CodeBuild for building and testing.
  • CloudFormation for infrastructure deployments.
  • CloudWatch for infrastructure monitoring.
  • Multiple editors are supported, and users can specify their preference in the CodeStar service:
    • Visual Studio
    • Eclipse
    • Command line