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What is a Repository Manager?


April 6, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

Download “Introduction to Repository Management” as a PDF What is a Repository Manager? A proxy for remote repositories which caches artifacts saving both bandwidth and time required to retrieve a software artifact from a remote repository, and A host for internal artifacts providing an organization with a deployment target for software artifacts. In addition to […]

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What is an Artifact Repository?


April 3, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

Download “Introduction to Repository Management” as a PDF Introduction While many developers have adopted Maven as a build tool, most have yet to understand the importance of maintaining a repository manager both to proxy remote repositories and to manage and distribute software artifacts. This document defines repository and repository management, providing context for developers interested […]

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Installing Nexus on a Solaris Zone


March 12, 2009 By
Brian Fox

I recently setup a Nexus Pro instance on a Solaris zone for Apache. The ASF infra team requests documentation for any production instance to assist in maintenance down the road. I captured every step of the process from setting up the users, installing Nexus, hooking it into SMF (Solaris’s inet.d replacement), to configuring mod_proxy and […]

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Repository Management with Nexus Updated for 1.3.0


March 10, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

The Nexus book has been updated for the Nexus 1.3.0 release. Of particular interest in this update: Mapping External Roles to Nexus Roles Nexus Logging Configuration Selecting Mirrors for Proxy Repositories Configuring Mirrors for Hosted Repositories Installing a Nexus Pro License …and we have a new cover. Read “Repository Management with Nexus” Online, and then […]

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Interview Transcript: New Nexus Features + Future of Maven


March 4, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

For those of you who prefer the printed word over the audio from Brian’s interview, this is the full transcript for Brian’s interview about Nexus, Nexus Pro, and Maven from last week. In this interview, Brian mentions Nexus Pro, to download a free evaluation of Nexus Professional, go to href=”http://www.sonatype.com/products/nexus”>the Nexus Product Page and click […]

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So How Open is your Open Source Company Anyway?


February 28, 2009 By
Jason van Zyl

Luke Kanies, the creator of Puppet, commented in his last entry about Open Source business models, specifically the idea of an Open Core and what that means. As an Open Source company do you have an open version of your product that’s crippled? Or do you an open version of your product that is truly […]

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