Since IntelliJ IDEA 12.1 is already available for the early preview, we can tell you now about the new features.
If you ever referenced existing beans across multiple Spring configurations, you will find the new quick-fixes very useful. Now you can change dependencies between corresponding contexts in Spring facet without leaving the editor.
Let’s say we have two Spring XML configuration files: spring-config.xml and another-spring-config.xml, where each of them is configured in its own application context in Spring facet.
Let’s reference existing bean “sampleBean” across the existing, and yet unrelated application contexts.