Episode 33 — Scott Wells on Illuminated Cloud

In this episode of Code Coverage we talk to Scott Wells, the author of the Illumined Cloud IDE for Salesforce. Illuminated cloud is an alternative IDE built on ItelliJ, and sports many features that make life far easier for developers on the platform. Topics we discuss include:

  • How Scott got started building Illuminated Cloud
  • The feature set of Illuminated Cloud
  • How he implemented the debugger
  • Weirdness with APIs on the platform
  • Dreamforce!

Illuminated Cloud sessions at Dreamforce (links to come, maybe):

Tuesday Morning

Chris Fellows – Illuminated Cloud & Lightning Components

Tuesday Afternoon @ 5:00pm

Scott Wells – Live Demo of Illuminated Cloud