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Temporal Application development guide


This guide is a work in progress. Some sections may be incomplete or missing for some languages. Information may change at any time.

If you can't find what you are looking for in the Application development guide, it could be in older docs for SDKs.

This guide is meant to provide a comprehensive overview of the structures, primitives, and features used in Temporal Application development.

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Guide structure

The application development guide is broken down into four sections:

  1. Foundations: The minimum things required to build and run a simple Workflow with a single Activity.

  2. Features: All the general features available to a Temporal Application.

  3. Observability: Methods for observing a Temporal Application.

  4. Worker performance