Google I/O 2011: Bring the Cloud to Your IDE With the Google Plugin for Eclipse
Source: Oleksiy Kovyrin
With the cloud the user can now run services that previously couldn't run on or be accessible from a typical desktop machine. The ability to harness cloud services and infrastructure within apps adds huge value for their users. One of the easiest ways to add the power of the cloud to their apps is with the cloud-connected Google Plugin for Eclipse.