Submitted by heartin on Mon, 04/02/2018 - 00:42
Maven is primarily a build automation tool used for building mostly Java projects and is maintained by the Apache Software Foundation. Maven, a Yiddish word meaning accumulator of knowledge, was originally started in Jakarta Turbine project.
Maven’s objectives (as per maven.apache.org) are:
Making the build process easy
Providing a uniform build system
Providing quality project information