To run the Infinispan, you'll need
- Java 1.6
- Maven 3, if you wish to use the quickstart examples or create a new project using the Infinispan archetype
- the Infinispan distribution zip, if you wish to use Infinispan in server mode, or want to use the jars in an ant project
- the Infinispan Quickstart zip, if you want to follow along with the projects discussed in the guide
|If you already have any of these pieces of software, there is no need to install them again!|
Choose your Java runtime, and follow their installation instructions. For example, you could choose one of:
Follow the official Maven installation guide if you don't already have Maven 3 installed. You can check which version of Maven you have installed (if any) by running mvn --version. If you see a version newer than 3.0.0, you are ready to go.
|You can also deploy the examples using your favorite IDE. We provide instructions for using Eclipse only.|
Finally, download Infinispan and the Infinispan Quickstart from the download page.