Install Velocity in JetBrains

Install Velocity in JetBrains for development and remote debugging


Before you start developing and debugging with Velocity, ensure you have the following essentials:

  • Kubernetes Environment: A running Kubernetes cluster hosting the service you intend to develop or debug.

  • Cluster Permissions: Necessary permissions for the Kubernetes cluster, such as the ability to deploy pods.

  • JetBrains IDE: Your JetBrains Integrated Development Environment (IDE) should be updated to version 2022.3 or later.


  1. From the JetBrains IDE, go to the main menu and click Settings to open the Settings window.

  2. From the side panel, navigate to Plugins.

  3. From the Marketplace tab, search for Velocity, and click Install. Accept the terms if prompted.

  4. When the installation is complete, click Ok to close the window.

  5. Any required resources are downloaded, and the Velocity Walkthrough launches.

  6. Click Login. The browser opens a tab for authentication. Complete the login process and then go back to the Velocity Walkthrough in your IDE.

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