Apache Maven Release History

We are going to learn the history of Apache Maven releases and see how it evolved from an experimental project.

Apache Maven Release History

Apache Maven development History and various versions of Maven tool released

The development of Apache Maven was started with the the Alexandria and later it was moved for the Apache Turbine project. The Maven project found to be very helpful in overcoming the Ant disadvantages. Later Apache Maven was forked as Apache top project and its first version was released in July 2004. The version 2 was released October 2005 and version 3 was released in October 2010. Now Apache Maven is very popular tool used by developers around the world to build Java and Scala projects. In this section we are going to provide you the list of all the version of Maven build tool released till now.

The work Maven is Yiddish word whose meaning is accumulator of knowledge. This project is developed to simplify the application build process. Today developers finds this tool very useful in developing their application. Maven build tool take heavy weight of dependency management and application build process. Now, developers concentrate on the development of business logic for their application while Maven handles complete application development process.

From our website you also find the current releases of all the major libraries in Java and you will also find the pom.xml entry you can add in your project to include the particular library in your project. We are also giving many tutorials that will teach you Maven build tool from scratch. You will also find small examples for learning Apache Maven build tool easily.

Here are the history of Apache Maven releases.

 

Release Date Version Required Java Version  
2021-04-04 3.8.1 Java 7  
2019-11-25 3.6.3  
2019-08-27 3.6.2  
2019-04-04 3.6.1  
2018-10-24 3.6.0  
2018-06-21 3.5.4  
2018-03-08 3.5.3  
2017-10-24 3.5.2  
2017-04-07 3.5.0  
2017-03-24 3.5.0-beta-1  
2017-02-28 3.5.0-alpha-1  
2015-11-14 3.3.9  
2015-04-28 3.3.3  
2015-03-18 3.3.1  
2014-12-20 3.2.5 Java 6  
2014-08-17 3.2.3  
2014-06-26 3.2.2  
2014-02-21 3.2.1  
2013-10-04 3.1.1 Java 5  
2013-07-15 3.1.0  
2013-06-10 3.1.0-alpha-1  

Maven 3.0.x

Maven 3.0 has now reached its end of life. New plugin releases will require Maven 3.1 or later. The following information is made available for reference.

Release Date Version Required Java Version  
2013-02-23 3.0.5 Java 5  
2012-01-20 3.0.4  
2011-03-04 3.0.3  
2011-01-12 3.0.2  
2010-11-26 3.0.1  
2010-10-08 3.0  
2010-09-02 3.0-beta-3  
2010-08-10 3.0-beta-2  
2010-04-23 3.0-beta-1  
2010-04-14 3.0-alpha-7  
2010-01-10 3.0-alpha-6  
2009-11-27 3.0-alpha-5  
2009-11-17 3.0-alpha-4  
2009-11-13 3.0-alpha-3  

Maven 2

Maven 2.x has now reached its end of life.

2014-02-18 End of Life  
2009-11-08 2.2.1 Java 5  
2009-06-30 2.2.0  
2009-03-22 2.1.0 Java 1.4  
2008-09-19 2.1.0-M1  
2010-02-26 2.0.11  
2009-02-18 2.0.10  
2008-04-10 2.0.9  
2007-11-27 2.0.8  
2007-06-21 2.0.7  
2007-04-01 2.0.6  
2007-02-16 2.0.5  
2006-04-11 2.0.4  
2006-03-28 2.0.3  
2006-01-17 2.0.2  
2005-12-13 2.0.1  
2005-10-20 2.0  

Maven 1

Maven 1.x has now reached its end of life.

2014-02-18 End of Life
2007-06-25 1.1
2007-05-12 1.1-RC-1
2006-08-01 1.1-beta-3
2005-09-12 1.1-beta-2
2004-12-07 1.0.2
2004-11-11 1.0.1
2004-07-13 1.0
2004-03-24 1.0-RC2
2003-09-29 1.0-RC1
2003-07-14 1.0-beta-10
2002-04-11 1.0-beta-3
2002-03-30 1.0-beta-2

This is the complete history of Apache Maven releases.

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Tutorials

  1. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - ssm version 2.17.162 is released. Learn to use ssm version 2.17.162 in Maven based Java projects
  2. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - ssm version 2.17.161 is released. Learn to use ssm version 2.17.161 in Maven based Java projects
  3. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - ssm version 2.17.160 is released. Learn to use ssm version 2.17.160 in Maven based Java projects
  4. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - aws-query-protocol version 2.17.164 is released. Learn to use aws-query-protocol version 2.17.164 in Maven based Java projects
  5. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - aws-query-protocol version 2.17.163 is released. Learn to use aws-query-protocol version 2.17.163 in Maven based Java projects
  6. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - aws-query-protocol version 2.17.162 is released. Learn to use aws-query-protocol version 2.17.162 in Maven based Java projects
  7. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - aws-query-protocol version 2.17.161 is released. Learn to use aws-query-protocol version 2.17.161 in Maven based Java projects
  8. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - aws-query-protocol version 2.17.160 is released. Learn to use aws-query-protocol version 2.17.160 in Maven based Java projects
  9. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - annotations version 2.17.164 is released. Learn to use annotations version 2.17.164 in Maven based Java projects
  10. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - annotations version 2.17.163 is released. Learn to use annotations version 2.17.163 in Maven based Java projects
  11. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - annotations version 2.17.162 is released. Learn to use annotations version 2.17.162 in Maven based Java projects
  12. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - annotations version 2.17.161 is released. Learn to use annotations version 2.17.161 in Maven based Java projects
  13. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - annotations version 2.17.160 is released. Learn to use annotations version 2.17.160 in Maven based Java projects
  14. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - aws-sdk-java version 2.17.164 is released. Learn to use aws-sdk-java version 2.17.164 in Maven based Java projects
  15. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - aws-sdk-java version 2.17.163 is released. Learn to use aws-sdk-java version 2.17.163 in Maven based Java projects
  16. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - aws-sdk-java version 2.17.162 is released. Learn to use aws-sdk-java version 2.17.162 in Maven based Java projects
  17. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - aws-sdk-java version 2.17.161 is released. Learn to use aws-sdk-java version 2.17.161 in Maven based Java projects
  18. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - aws-sdk-java version 2.17.160 is released. Learn to use aws-sdk-java version 2.17.160 in Maven based Java projects
  19. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - metrics-spi version 2.17.164 is released. Learn to use metrics-spi version 2.17.164 in Maven based Java projects
  20. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - metrics-spi version 2.17.163 is released. Learn to use metrics-spi version 2.17.163 in Maven based Java projects
  21. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - metrics-spi version 2.17.162 is released. Learn to use metrics-spi version 2.17.162 in Maven based Java projects
  22. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - metrics-spi version 2.17.161 is released. Learn to use metrics-spi version 2.17.161 in Maven based Java projects
  23. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - metrics-spi version 2.17.160 is released. Learn to use metrics-spi version 2.17.160 in Maven based Java projects
  24. Maven dependency for com.applitools - eyes-connectivity-java3-jboss version 3.214.1-beta is released. Learn to use eyes-connectivity-java3-jboss version 3.214.1-beta in Maven based Java projects
  25. Maven dependency for com.applitools - eyes-connectivity-java3-jboss version 3.214.0-beta is released. Learn to use eyes-connectivity-java3-jboss version 3.214.0-beta in Maven based Java projects
  26. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - kinesis version 2.17.164 is released. Learn to use kinesis version 2.17.164 in Maven based Java projects
  27. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - kinesis version 2.17.163 is released. Learn to use kinesis version 2.17.163 in Maven based Java projects
  28. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - kinesis version 2.17.162 is released. Learn to use kinesis version 2.17.162 in Maven based Java projects
  29. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - kinesis version 2.17.161 is released. Learn to use kinesis version 2.17.161 in Maven based Java projects
  30. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - kinesis version 2.17.160 is released. Learn to use kinesis version 2.17.160 in Maven based Java projects
  31. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - elasticloadbalancingv2 version 2.17.164 is released. Learn to use elasticloadbalancingv2 version 2.17.164 in Maven based Java projects
  32. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - elasticloadbalancingv2 version 2.17.163 is released. Learn to use elasticloadbalancingv2 version 2.17.163 in Maven based Java projects
  33. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - elasticloadbalancingv2 version 2.17.162 is released. Learn to use elasticloadbalancingv2 version 2.17.162 in Maven based Java projects
  34. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - elasticloadbalancingv2 version 2.17.161 is released. Learn to use elasticloadbalancingv2 version 2.17.161 in Maven based Java projects
  35. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - elasticloadbalancingv2 version 2.17.160 is released. Learn to use elasticloadbalancingv2 version 2.17.160 in Maven based Java projects
  36. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - elasticloadbalancing version 2.17.164 is released. Learn to use elasticloadbalancing version 2.17.164 in Maven based Java projects
  37. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - elasticloadbalancing version 2.17.163 is released. Learn to use elasticloadbalancing version 2.17.163 in Maven based Java projects
  38. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - elasticloadbalancing version 2.17.162 is released. Learn to use elasticloadbalancing version 2.17.162 in Maven based Java projects
  39. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - elasticloadbalancing version 2.17.161 is released. Learn to use elasticloadbalancing version 2.17.161 in Maven based Java projects
  40. Maven dependency for software.amazon.awssdk - elasticloadbalancing version 2.17.160 is released. Learn to use elasticloadbalancing version 2.17.160 in Maven based Java projects