Tag Archives: Maven

Top Ten Reasons to Move to Maven 3


February 24, 2011 By
Anders Hammar

I recently helped Dennis Lundberg prepare a talk for Jfokus on the top reasons why you should switch to Maven 3. When I work with customers setting up, or improving, their Maven-based development infrastructure I always recommend using Maven 3. I thought I’d share with you the top ten reasons that Dennis highlighted in his […]

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Sonatype Professional webinar for Managers and Team Leads


February 16, 2011 By
hloney

Sonatype Professional for Managers and Team Leads webinar Sonatype Professional is the only integrated suite created for a Maven developers’ build, continuous integration, and repository management needs. Sonatype Professional will help your team realize the promise of agile development. The suite includes Sonatype Certified & Integrated Distributions of: Maven, Hudson, Nexus Professional, Eclipse Integration, Developer […]

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Hudson's Bright Future


February 3, 2011 By
Jason van Zyl

We believe that Hudson users can look forward to a long, bright future. Working with the community, Oracle and Sonatype are each putting a number of full-time engineering resources on Hudson. The Hudson lead, Winston Prakash from Oracle, is highly skilled, very thoughtful, and he cares about the community. He is also the first person to […]

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Maven Indexer: Sonatype's Donation to Repository Search


February 1, 2011 By
Tim O'Brien

We create a search index for the Maven repository so that you don’t have to. What does this mean for you? It means that you don’t have to run a “little Google” in your datacenter just to search for the latest log4j library, and you also don’t have to sacrifice Terabytes of bandwidth to download […]

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Maven Tip: Project Directories Should Match the Artifact ID


January 28, 2011 By
Tim O'Brien

I almost called this post a Maven “Pet Peeve”, but I’ll stick with “Tip” (and I’ll keep it brief). Here’s a new rule, and I’d really like to hear what the community thinks about this. Here’s the rule: Name your project’s directory after the artifactId of your project. It is much easier for everyone to […]

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Using the Maven Release plugin: Things to know


January 27, 2011 By
Tim O'Brien

When should the code be tagged? How is the release/branch/tag process related to deployment? How should we branch during the release process? Should we branch early on in the release? Or, should we just continue on in trunk and only branch when we need to start parallel development? Who performs the release and from what […]

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Training questions answered: Checksums, SSH keys, writing plugins


January 26, 2011 By
Matthew McCullough

You’ve probably heard that Sonatype teaches a series of online Maven training classes. They are a great way to get you and your team up and running on Maven, and if you have any specific questions we also make sure to leave some space in the class to answer any questions you might have. In […]

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Additional Maven training dates added for February


January 24, 2011 By
hloney

There has been an incredible demand for Sonatype’s Maven training courses lately. You asked for more and we answered – We’ve opened up additional seats for our February training dates. Register today before your seat is taken! Available training courses: MVN-101: February 7, 2011 at 11:00 am – 6:00 pm EST (GMT – 05:00) Enroll […]

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1,600 Developers Speak — And They Want Better Integration


January 19, 2011 By
Charles Gold

The results are in, and we’re taking note of some interesting trends. If you participated in the survey, or if your just interested in this snapshot of the development infrastructure landscape, take a look at the results of our survey, or read some of the highlights in the following post. There is broad support for […]

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