For various reasons, you might be forced into a situation when the application that you’re working on is running on a remote machine. In situations like this you would have to rebuild whole application, copy/synchronize it to remote host and redeploy the running application. The process might easily take up to 15 minutes – that’s a huge time sink!
JRebel Remoting lets you to hot-update the application over HTTP, thus making this feature specifically useful in the scenario when the application is running on a remote host.
If you wandered how would you use the Remoting feature with IntelliJ IDEA, we have a brand new tutorial for you:
The tutorial walks you through a simple application setup with JRebel Remoting, explaining the structure, configuration and trips & tricks of packaging the application for remote updates.
To learn more about JRebel, check out the Learn page for more documentation and tutorials!