[Editor's Note: An update to this article is now available. As of February 2015, active Nexus instances have reached 50,000. For more information, please see the new blog post at: http://blog.sonatype.com/2015/02/nexus-reaches-50000/#.VPTXZEuf96k] Over the past 15 months, active Nexus instances have grown from 21,000 to 42,000. Wowza. That is news worth sharing, because you made it […]
The Nexus development team at Sonatype is pleased to announce the release of the first milestone build (M1) of Nexus 3. This release is a technology preview covering the open source version, Nexus OSS, focused specifically on the new user interface. Nexus Pro will be covered in the upcoming M2 release.
Another informative and well-presented RebelLabs survey has hit the streets. Their 2014 Java Tools and Technologies Landscape report was just released and hats off to them for ‘their better than ever response rate’ and their good will for charity donations from each completed survey response. This year’s survey covers more than a dozen different tool/technology segments within the Java industry.
One of the approaches to software that I strongly believe in is taking advantage of latest product innovations in all new releases. I think it’s important to upgrade to the latest versions of build tools and components as soon as you can.
It’s fair to say we were excited back in May when the OWASP community proposed A9 “ Using Components with Known Vulnerabilities” as a top 10 open source security risk – so now it’s official, component vulnerabilities are considered a critical web security flaw. But why has this addition warranted its own category, formerly classified […]
Brian Fox sat down with Ken Rimple of Chariot Solutions to talk about Nexus and to put repository management in the context of recent developments with Maven. Ken Rimple and Chariot have been long-term partners with Sonatype supporting our Maven training efforts, so Ken has a lot of background about Maven to ask some interesting […]
We know you are out there. You downloaded Nexus 1.9 or 1.8 last year, or maybe you are still running a version of Nexus 1.4 that is years out of date. Well, if this is you, you are missing out on some important features and bug fixes. Read this post for some good reasons to […]
Releases are forever, right? Once you’ve pushed an artifact to a hosted release repository it is etched in stone, and changing it is a bad practice. That’s what we’ve been saying since we launched Nexus, but there are situations that call for old releases to be deleted. In fact, there are situations that require the […]
Do you develop Java applications using open source software components from Maven Central? If so, you need to attend this webinar to learn how an enterprise repository manager can reduce development time, improve quality, enable greater internal collaboration, and reduce risk. After this short session, you will know: The critical functions of enterprise repository managers […]
We’ve added a new webinar to the Sonatype series: Enterprise Repository Management. Do you develop Java applications using open source software artifacts from Maven Central? If so, and you aren’t yet using a local repository manager, you need to attend this webinar. In this session you’ll learn how an enterprise repository manager can reduce development […]