To follow the Java SDK tutorials we recommend that you have the following environments set up.
Make sure you have the Java JDK installed. These tutorials were produced using Java SE 14.0.1. You can check which version you have installed using this command:
Either Gradle or IntelliJ IDEA
Download, install, and run the Temporal server via docker-compose. It is easy to do and you can keep it running in the background while you build applications.