RabbitMQ 3.7.0 released

The RabbitMQ team announced the release of RabbitMQ 3.7.0. Binary and source distributions of the new release can be found on the download page.

This release has new features, a few backwards-incompatible changes, as well as bug fixes. You can view the changes in the changelog.

Dropping support for older Erlang versions

RabbitMQ 3.7.0 as well as 3.6.x series starting with 3.6.15 will drop support for Erlang/OTP versions older than 19.3.


EE4J: Eclipse Open Message Queue (OpenMQ)

The Eclipse foundation announced the first projects for the new top level project EE4J, the successor to Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE) 8. (see also: EE4J Progress: Nine New Projects Proposed at the Eclipse Foundation by Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation.

 Eclipse OpenMQ

One of the new projects will be Eclipse Open Message Queue (OpenMQ), a complete message-oriented middleware platform, which provides a reference implementation for Java™ Message Service (JMS).

Eclipse Enterprise for Java (EE4J)

Eclipse Enterprise for Java (EE4J) is an open source initiative to create standard APIs, implementations of those APIs, and technology compatibility kits for Java runtimes that enable development, deployment, and management of server-side and cloud-native applications.

RabbitMQ 3.6.14 free open source message broker released

The RabbitMQ team announced the release of RabbitMQ 3.6.14. This is a bug fix release that corrects an issue in systemd spec unit files that could lead some systems into an infinite restart loop (in many cases it simply produces systemd warnings). Other than that, there is one management UI bug fix compared to 3.6.13.

Announcement URL: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/rabbitmq-users/xs4Y6lG6eNA