Developer Tools

Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces

Red Hat® CodeReady Workspaces is a developer tool that makes cloud-native development practical for teams, using Kubernetes and containers to provide any member of the development or IT team with a consistent, preconfigured development environment. Developers can create code, build, and test in containers running on Red Hat OpenShift®. The user experience is as fast and familiar as an integrated developer environment (IDE) on their laptop.

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Features and Benefits


Centralized, 1-click developer workspaces

Workspace configurations are centrally managed and easy to share using a devfile that specifies what developers on your team need to start working.


In-browser IDE

Includes an in-browser IDE, providing a desktop-like coding experience and allowing team members to update code from anywhere.


Air-gapped install

Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces can be downloaded and moved to run behind your firewall, isolated from the public internet.


Enterprise ready

Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces provides centralized monitoring dashboards and access control via your LDAP or Active Directory.


Red Hat OpenShift-native development

Development environments are containerized and running on the OpenShift Kubernetes platform.


Enterprise support

Red Hat’s award-winning support for your developer workspace.

Rely on Red Hat

Our subscriptions come with award-winning support; the industry's largest ecosystem of partners, customers, and experts; hardware certifications; and a connection to open source communities where we source the best features and harden them for our enterprise products.

Need more support? You can also rely on our Technical Account Managers to help you solve your IT challenges.

Services & Programs

More ways to improve your Red Hat experience


For engagements related to cloud-native development, our technical experts can help you use Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces to adjust to ever-changing IT demands and quickly implement improvements.

Eclipse Che hosted by Red Hat

Eclipse Che is the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), upstream community version of Red Hat CodeReady WorkSpaces. Hosted by Red Hat, it is no-cost for developers to try on their own projects.

Developer program

Today’s containerized applications are changing development work, requiring developers to adopt new architectures and DevOps processes. The Red Hat Developer Program helps you build these skills and provides you with the tools you need to use them in your next application and beyond. Build here. Go anywhere.

Make cloud-native development practical for your team