What is AWS CloudShell?
It is a browser-based shell that makes it easy to securely manage, explore, and interact with your AWS resources. It is pre-authenticated with your console credentials. Common development and operations tools are pre-installed, so no local installation or configuration is required. You can quickly run scripts with the AWS Command Line Interface (AWS CLI), experiment with AWS service APIs using the AWS SDKs, or use a range of other tools to be productive. You can use it right from your browser and at no additional cost.
AWS CloudShell is a tool in the AWS Tools category of a tech stack.
Who uses AWS CloudShell?
AWS CloudShell Integrations
Git, PowerShell, Zsh (Z shell), AWS CLI, and pip are some of the popular tools that integrate with AWS CloudShell. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with AWS CloudShell.
AWS CloudShell's Features
- No extra credentials to manage
- Always up to date
- No cost
AWS CloudShell Alternatives & Comparisons
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