The Apache Software Foundation released Apache ActiveMQ Artemis 2.6.3.
Release notes:

Release announcement:

“This is not your typical minor release. It still a point release but we have included 100 commits on this version” (link)

About Apache ActiveMQ Artemis


  • AMQP protocol support
  • OpenWire support for ActiveMQ 5 clients
  • MQTT support
  • STOMP protocol support
  • HornetQ Core protocol support for HornetQ 2.4,2.5 clients
  • JMS 2.0 and 1.1 support
  • High availability with shared store and non shared store (replication)
  • Flexible Clustering
  • High performance journal for message persistence
  • Queue memory limitation
  • SSL support
  • Management over JMX, JMS and core protocol
  • Large message support
  • Topic hierarchies
  • Producer flow control
  • Consumer flow control
  • Diverts
  • Last value queue
  • Message Groups
  • OSGi support