What is Amazon CodeWhisperer?
Amazon CodeWhisperer is an AI-powered productivity tool designed for use in integrated development environments (IDEs) and command lines. It assists developers by generating code suggestions ranging from snippets to full functions in real time based on comments and existing code. This tool is part of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and is aimed at enhancing developer productivity.
Amazon CodeWhisperer Details
Tag: AI Code Generator
Release time: 2022
Amazon CodeWhisperer Key Features
- Real-Time Code Suggestions: Generates code in the IDE based on user comments and existing code, supporting a range of programming languages.
- Security Scanning: Detects vulnerabilities in code and provides suggestions for remediation, aligning with best practices for security.
- Reference Tracking: Flags or filters code suggestions that resemble open-source training data, providing URLs and licenses for easy review and attribution.
- Customization: Allows customization to generate more relevant recommendations by making it aware of internal libraries, APIs, packages, classes, and methods.