Introduction to Apache Maven Learning Spike

The Introduction to Apache Maven Learning Spike teaches developers the skills and knowledge needed to use Maven as an automated build tool. Our training course begins with an overview of automated build concepts and motivations. It then moves into a discussion about Maven as a build tool, in terms of its architecture, implementation, and operation.

Course Summary

Learn how to set up builds using Apache Maven.
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Seminars are highly-focused, lecture-heavy, half-day to multi-day learning events. Seminars are a great way to create an awareness level of knowledge for a large number of concepts, in a short period of time. Think wide (breadth) and thin (depth).

Seminar help
1 Day
Productivity Objectives: 
  • Install and configure Maven

  • Describe the Maven architecture

  • Understand the Maven lifecycle

  • Manage dependencies with Maven

What You'll Learn

In the Introduction to Apache Maven Learning Spike training course you’ll learn:

  • An Introduction to Maven
    • Key Features of Maven
    • History of Maven
    • Alternatives to Maven
    • Comparing Maven and Ant
  • Installing Maven
    • Maven Directory

    • Maven Settings (Local and Global)
    • Local Maven Repository
    • Running Maven
    • Maven Options

  • Core Concepts

    • Maven Directory Structure

    • Standard Maven Lifecycle

    • Key Lifecycle Phases
    • Customizing the Lifecycle
    • Lifecycle Overview
    • Default Lifecycle
    • Site Lifecycle
    • Package-specific Lifecycles
  • Maven Plugins and Goals
    • Maven Coordinates
    • Dependency Management
    • Maven Repositories
    • Maven Archetypes

Meet Your Instructor

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Michael is a practicing software developer, course developer, and trainer with DevelopIntelligence. For the majority of his career, Michael has designed and implemented large-scale, enterprise-grade, Java-based applications at major telecommunications and Internet companies, such as Level3 Communications, US West/Qwest/Century Link, Orbitz, and others.

Michael has a passion for learning new technologies, patterns, and paradigms (or, he has a tendency to get bored or disappointed with current ones)....

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Daniel has been a self-employed developer, teacher and speaker for private businesses, education and government entities since 1999. Daniel also actively teaches programming for the University of New Mexico Continuing Education.

Daniel is a Pomodoro Technique practitioner, and co-founder of the Albuquerque Java User’s Group in Albuquerque, New Mexico. When he’s not supporting other local Java developers, Daniel spends most of his waking hours developing in and around the Java ecosystem, encompassing...

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