Tag Archives: Sonatype

Join Us: Sonatype & Chariot Solutions Philadelphia Breakfast Meetup Tuesday, September 25, 2012


August 27, 2012 By
Emily Blades

Futures: Extending Your Apache Maven-Based Infrastructure Jason van Zyl, Sonatype CTO and creator of Maven will be teaming up with Joel Confino, a Senior Consultant at Chariot Solutions to offer actionable advice for setting up best-in-class software development processes that make extensive use of 3rd party components (like the Spring framework). Join us in Philadelphia […]

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Why Insight App Health Check is so Important: Java Flaws Increasingly Targeted By Attackers


July 25, 2012 By
The Vigilant Application Owner

Check out this news story that broke earlier in the week: Java flaws are “increasingly targeted by attackers”. This story was filed by IDG News Service from the Black Hat USA 2012 conference, and it points at a trend we’ve also noticed. The world is waking up to the fact that Java is an attractive […]

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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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