RebelLabs recently put out their Java Tools and Technologies Landscape report and we were very pleased to see Nexus chosen as the repository manager of choice by 64% of developers. We saw this same preference carry over in our own recent Open Source Development survey, where 49% of respondents indicated they used Nexus as their local component repository manager. Which brought us to analyze these market trends further .By digging into the log data from the Central Repository, we were able to capture more compelling proof that indeed, Nexus holds a significant portion of the repository manager marketplace and for good reason.
Heartbleed has put the security community on notice: it is time to take a harder look at the security status of open source components and frameworks. After doing a little industry research on downloads from the (Maven) Central Repository, I’m sitting here with my jaw hanging open. Over 46 million Java-based open source components containing known vulnerabilities were downloaded from the Central Repository in 2013*.
At Sonatype, the stakes are high, and so our standards must be as well. We toil over every detail of the product, tweaking, refining, until we get things just right.
This is a big release. We’re announcing the immediate availability of Nexus 2.1, the first minor version update since the Nexus 2.0 release earlier this year. This simultaneous release of both Nexus Open Source and Nexus Professional caps off months of effort to implement two major features in Nexus Professional: User Tokens – Developers who […]
At RSA 2012, Wayne Jackson gave a short presentation focused on the security aspects of Sonatype Insight and the newly released Repository Health Check in Nexus Professional. This five minute overview gives you a sense of the magnitude of the problem we are trying to solve. Here are some of the highlights from Wayne’s presentation […]
If you missed our latest webinar “Enterprise Repository Management” you can view a recorded version of the webinar here. Now that you’re primed with knowledge, jump in and see what a repository can do for your development workflow: Download a free evaluation copy of Nexus Professional Learn more about repository management Contact a Sonatype representative […]
Sonatype has released the latest version of our industry leading repository manager – Nexus 1.9.1 This post outlines some of the new features available in all 1.9 releases of both Nexus Professional and Nexus Open Source. This release has a lot of important, under-the-hood changes – including a number of changes to the core infrastructure of […]
If you missed Sonatype’s latest webinar, the Future of Hudson Continuous Integration, you can catch the replay right on Sonatype.com. To view the replay, click here. Our next webinar – Hudson Continuous Integration with Sonatype Professional – is taking place on March 29. If your development team is looking for best practices for integrating Maven, […]
Development teams often struggle to achieve the full promise of agile methodologies using their current tools. The Sonatype team wants to help change that. Sonatype Professional is a suite of next generation development infrastructure software that extends the Maven ecosystem to improve both the speed and quality of Java development projects. Sonatype Professional integrates the […]
Sonatype books are the essential references for anyone working with Apache Maven, repository management, and integrating Maven with Eclipse. Learn best practices, central concepts, and complete integration for Maven, Nexus Professional, and m2eclipse. Sonatype books offer the latest content for the software development tools you depend on. The third book in our series of books […]