Tag Archives: Sonatype

Article Published in ISACA Journal: Mitigating OSS Risk


March 20, 2012 By
Tim O'Brien

Sonatype’s Charles Gold has just published an article in the ISACA Journal: “Mitigating the Risk of OSS Software”. Here’s an excerpt from his ISACA blog discussing the article: “[I]t has been reported that up to 80 percent of custom software code created today is assembled from open-source components. Upon closer examination, we see a software […]

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November Community Spotlight: Manfred Moser of simpligility technologies


November 7, 2011 By
Emily Blades

Open source software emerges when people work in unison to create something greater than any one of them could create on their own. While the result may always be a collective work, the contributions and sacrifices that make a project thrive are always individual. These contributions deserve recognition. Sonatype will be paying tribute to the […]

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Publishing Your Artifacts to the Central Repository


October 12, 2011 By
Brian Fox

Sonatype makes it easy to add your projects to the Central Repository with a free, public hosting service called OSSRH. We first blogged about this back in 2009, but given the growth in the community, we thought some of you may not have seen that post, so we decided to update it.

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Java.net Moves to Central


August 18, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Sonatype is excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Oracle to bring Java.net open-source projects to the Central Repository, the industry-leading source for open source Java components used by over 40,000 development organizations daily. Java.net projects such as GlassFish and others are now included in the Central Repository, making it easier than ever for you […]

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Tame Your Dependencies With Free Eclipse Plugin


July 28, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Sonatype recently released a free beta version of the Sonatype Insight Plugin for Eclipse that allows you to more efficiently manage and select Java components.  It is part of the Sonatype Insight product line that helps organizations take advantage of open source-based development while improving quality and reducing security and licensing risks. We want to […]

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The Central Repository Is Getting Faster! Are you ready for the new IPs?


July 27, 2011 By
Brian Fox

We’ve made several improvements to the Central Repository (Maven Central) to support the incredible growth in both the number of components and the number of developers using it. If you use specific IPs to allow access to Central, you’ll need to update your firewall as described below. Since 2007, Central has been hosted at Contegix […]

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You Don’t Need A Browser to Use Maven Central


June 9, 2011 By
Joel Orlina

Since its release in January, the Maven Central website (http://search.maven.org) has provided Apache Maven users with: Search functionality that allows one to quickly track down artifacts and their dependency details when trying to resolve build problems. Browse functionality that aids in discovery of new artifacts to use in projects. In the intervening months, Sonatype has […]

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Nexus 1.9 – Performance, Compatibility, and Dependency Browsing


April 14, 2011 By
Brian Fox

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 […]

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