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Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio

Single Development Tool, Tailored for Extreme Productivity

JBoss® Developer Studio provides superior support for your entire development lifecycle . It includes a broad set of tooling capabilities and support for multiple programming models and frameworks, including Java™ Enterprise Edition 6, RichFaces, JavaServer Faces (JSF), Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB), Java Persistence API (JPA), and Hibernate®, JAX-RS with RESTEasy, Contexts Dependency Injection (CDI), HTML5, and many other popular technologies. It provides developer choice in supporting multiple JVMs, productivity with Maven, and in testing with Arquillian. It is fully tested and certified to ensure that all its plug-ins, runtime components, and their dependencies are compatible with each other.

Introducing Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio 7.1.1

The new 7.1.1 release of JBoss Developer Studio provides support for Eclipse Kepler SR2, the latest Eclipse release, as well as support for Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.2. JBoss Developer Studio 7.1.1 also includes several new and enhanced features that will help developers quickly get started developing java applications, and provides new and updated tools to optimize the development and testing of mobile applications.



A complete version of our developer studio, bundled with EAP 6.2.0 (609 MB). An Install Guide is available.

Standalone Installer (482 MB) | Update Site (713 MB)
Central Site (410 MB) | Sources (6.18 MB)

Registration required. Downloads require accepting the terms and conditions of the JBoss Developer Program which provides $0 subscriptions for development use only.
8.0.0 Beta1 NEW

A complete version of our developer studio, bundled with EAP 6.2.0 (613M). Updated to run with the latest Eclipse Luna M6, as well numerous new features. Note: can run on Java 8, but Java 8 development support is coming in Beta2.

Standalone Installer (487 MB) | Update Site (725 MB)
Central Site (420 MB) | Sources (6.17 MB)


Get Started

Install Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio!


What's New in Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio 7.1


Learn about The JBoss Way!


Further Resources


JBoss Developer Studio 7.1 Documentation


Get started with our comprehensive example, TicketMonster, or through one of our many quickstarts at


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LiveReload Tools: provides interactive development with a preview that truly represents the end-user experience.

BrowserSim (updated): Mobile simulator that allows you to easily test your web apps with various resolutions, dimensions and features.  Now supports debugging with integrated FireBug and Weinre

jQuery Mobile Tools (enhanced):  Five widgets, and their associated wizards, have been added to the jQuery Mobile palette for HTML 5 mobile app development: form, image, video, audio and label.


Redesigned JBoss Central: JBoss Developer Studio 7 provides a redesigned JBoss Centeral that is easier to use, allows developers to get up to speed more quickly and now includes archetypes, quickstarts, and a link to the TicketMonster Tutorial.

Forge Tools (Technology Preview): Forge tools brings rapid application development - reverse engineer your database into an AngularJS HTML5 app with a few points & clicks


Features of Note


JBoss Developer Studio provides developers with a page editor for combined visual and source editing of web pages, including rendering AJAX-enabled JSF plus RichFaces pages as well as JSP, HTML, and XHTML pages.


JBoss Developer Studio includes tooling that allows you to interact with Red Hat's cloud offering as if it were a local server.


The advanced server adapter includes incremental hot deployment for faster develop/test/deploy cycle with JBoss and any other server that support file based servers. It supports deployment to local and remote file systems deployment.

Project Information

This product is built on top of the following community projects