Amazon Corretto 8
User Guide

What Is Amazon Corretto 8?

Amazon Corretto is a no-cost, multiplatform, production-ready distribution of the Open Java Development Kit (OpenJDK). Corretto comes with long-term support that will include performance enhancements and security fixes. Corretto is certified as compatible with the Java SE standard and is used internally at Amazon for many production services. With Corretto, you can develop and run Java applications on operating systems such as Amazon Linux 2, Windows, and macOS.

This initial release is a developer preview release for testing and validation purposes. This guide includes a list of patches applied to the OpenJDK for this release of Amazon Corretto 8, and installation instructions for the platforms supported by this version.