One of the most important parts of developing and deploying dynamic systems is to have a flexible and accessible provisioning model. Such a system will allow you to build modern container-based applications that are easily updated, simple to use, and easy to document.
In this chapter we'll review the following topics:
Apache Maven is named after a Yiddish word (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maven) meaning accumulator of knowledge.
Maven came about as an attempt to organize various Ant build files in the Jakarta Turbine project. Since its inception, it has grown to be a very commonly used build standard ...