Using Maven and Intellij IDEA

Figure 30. Downloading IntelliJ idea Slide presentation Create comment in forum

Figure 31. Idea »Ultimate« license types Slide presentation Create comment in forum

Figure 32. HdM license server Slide presentation Create comment in forum
HdM license server

Troubleshooting: Insert address manually:

http://jetbrains.mi.hdm-stuttgart.de:11111

External usage requires VPN !


For various reasons to be explained later the IDE also supports the Maven build software which among other features offers:

Figure 33. Using Maven Slide presentation Create comment in forum
  • Automated builds and testing.

  • Third party libraries e.g. logging.

  • Operating system agnostic: Linux, Windows, Mac-OS


You thus benefit from seamlessly working on your exercises both at HdM and when using your private Hardware.

Figure 34. Maven archetypes Slide presentation Create comment in forum
  • Blueprints for projects.

  • Easy initial project creation.

  • CLI and IDE support.

  • Extensibility based on archetype catalogs.