LocalStack Tools

Increase your development efficiency with LocalStack Cloud Developer Tools.

The core of LocalStack is the cloud service emulation. But LocalStack also provides a variety of tools to make your life as a cloud developer easier.

With LocalStack Cloud Developer Tools you can:

  • persist the state of the AWS services running in your LocalStack instance via Cloud Pods
  • hot-swap your Lambda code changes instantly
  • debug Lambda executions directly from your IDE
  • inject LocalStack service endpoints automatically into your application
  • … and much more!

LocalStack Testing Tools

Tools to simplify application testing


Manage your local LocalStack instance via the Cockpit Desktop UI.


Browser plugin to redirect AWS service calls to LocalStack

LocalStack Docker Extension

Getting started with LocalStack Extension for Docker Desktop

Cloud Pods

Cloud Pods provides a new way of collaborating in cloud application development workflows.

Lambda Tools

Develop your Lambdas more efficiently.

Transparent Endpoint Injection

Transparently inject local endpoints into AWS SDKs and redirect your AWS calls to LocalStack

LocalStack Extensions

LocalStack Extensions allow users to extend and customize LocalStack using pluggable Python distributions

Last modified December 1, 2022: LocalStack Beta Docs (#337) (28576f899)