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Cloud9 IDE

Your development environment, in the cloud
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What is Cloud9 IDE?

Cloud9 provides a development environment in the cloud. Cloud9 enables developers to get started with coding immediately with pre-setup environments called workspaces, collaborate with their peers with collaborative coding features, and build web apps with features like live preview and browser compatibility testing. It supports more than 40 languages, with class A support for PHP, Ruby, Python, JavaScript/Node.js, and Go.
Cloud9 IDE is a tool in the Cloud IDE category of a tech stack.

Who uses Cloud9 IDE?

Companies
44 companies reportedly use Cloud9 IDE in their tech stacks, including LinkedIn, Heroku, and Salesforce.

Developers
349 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Cloud9 IDE.

Cloud9 IDE Integrations

GitHub, Bitbucket, Heroku, Microsoft Azure, and OpenShift are some of the popular tools that integrate with Cloud9 IDE. Here's a list of all 9 tools that integrate with Cloud9 IDE.

Why developers like Cloud9 IDE?

Here鈥檚 a list of reasons why companies and developers use Cloud9 IDE
Cloud9 IDE Reviews

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Cloud9 IDE in their tech stack.

Windows
Windows
Ubuntu
Ubuntu
VirtualBox
VirtualBox
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Cloud9 IDE
Docker
Docker

I have long sought after the perfect local development environment for developing JavaScript applications, and after having tried several different complete setups, I finally ended up choosing to develop on a Windows host with a Ubuntu virtual machine running with VirtualBox. When the VM comes up, it automatically brings up Cloud9 IDE, which provides a great JavaScript editor, terminal access from your browser, as well as the ability to work remotely by choice and still have the exact same development environment, all served up in a browser. This helps keep the host system clean, and using Docker in the virtual machine helps keep the VM clean as well as it is the only dependency that is required to be installed to run applications.

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  • I use a Cloud9 micro plan and connect SSH workspaces to Google Compute Engine instances.
  • For me, Cloud 9 has good documentation, and it's relatively quick to install on my Debian instances using the Cloud 9 install script.
  • I prefer a cloud-based IDE since I don't want to spend resources on my local or remote machines running or maintaining an IDE.
  • As of Dec 2015, Cloud9 doesn't support debugging in Python. However, this hasn't been a problem for me since I use pdb for debugging and pytest for testing. I use the IDE mostly for code navigation, autocomplete, and managing packages with many files.
  • Related blog post with example usage: Running an IPython Notebook on Google Compute Engine from Chrome Cloud9 IDE
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Evandro Zanatta
Evandro Zanatta
at InApplet | 1 upvotes 8.3K views
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Cloud9 IDE

IDE online onde 茅 desenvolvido nosso c贸digo-fonte, recomendamos Cloud9 Cloud9 IDE

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Cloud9 IDE

I use Cloud9 as my preferred Rails development environment. It saves me a lot time and trouble compared to developing locally (I run Windows). Cloud9 IDE

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Tim De Lange
Tim De Lange
at Multimobile | 1 upvotes 8.3K views
Cloud9 IDE
Cloud9 IDE

Quick testing of frameworks without having to install on my own PC.

Very useful when you cannot use your own computer. Cloud9 IDE

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Cloud9 IDE's Features

  • Real-time collaboration and chat
  • Connect via SSH and FTP
  • Code Completion (suggestions)
  • Highlighting and syntax hints
  • Goto File- fast file access
  • Adaptive Themes- chnage themes and skin
  • Code Folding- folding arrows allow you to collapse code
  • Multiple cursors- add a cursor to the rows above and below the current line
  • Focus- Every part of the Cloud9 UI can be collapsed or hidden entirely, so you get the maximum space to focus on your code. And for the truly exceptional among us, there鈥檚 zen mode, where the editor floats above the IDE to fill 100% of the browser.
  • Drag & Drop- The project tree scrolls, highlights and expands folders automatically for the most natural drag n drop experience.
  • Command-Line- command-line is your shortcut to a ton of useful features, like "mkdir", "npm", "git" and "zen"
  • Git and Mercurial support
  • Seamless Node.js Integration

Cloud9 IDE Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Cloud9 IDE?
Red Hat Codeready Workspaces
Built on the open Eclipse Che project, Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces provides developer workspaces, which include all the tools and the dependencies that are needed to code, build, test, run, and debug applications.
Koding
Koding is a feature rich cloud-based development environment complete with free VMs, an attractive IDE & sudo level terminal access!
Codeanywhere
A development platform that enables you to not only edit your files from underlying services like FTP, GitHub, Dropbox and the like, but on top of that gives you the ability to collaborate, embed and share through Codeanywhere on any device.
Nitrous.IO
Get setup lightning fast in the cloud & code from anywhere, on any machine.
CodePen
It is a social development environment for front-end designers and developers.. It functions as an online code editor and open-source learning environment, where developers can create code snippets, creatively named "pens", and test them.
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Cloud9 IDE's Followers
420 developers follow Cloud9 IDE to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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