Welcome to Apache MINA

Overview

Apache MINA is a network application framework which helps users develop high performance and high scalability network applications easily. It provides an abstract ·event-driven · asynchronous API over various transports such as TCP/IP and UDP/IP via Java NIO.

Apache MINA is often called:

  • NIO framework · library,
  • client · server framework · library, or
  • a networking · socket library.

However, it's much more than that. Please take a look around the list of the features that enable rapid network application development, and what people says about MINA. Please grab yourself a download, try our Quick Start Guide, surf our FAQ or start join us on our community

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News

MINA 2.0.7 released posted on October, 12, 2012

The Apache MINA project is pleased to announce MINA 2.0.7 ! This version is a bug fix release.

It fixes a regression introduced in MINA 2.0.5, and some performance improvements for the UDP server.

We recommend all users to upgrade to this release. We consider this a stable and production ready release.

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MINA 2.0.5 released posted on August, 26, 2012

The Apache MINA project is pleased to announce MINA 2.0.5 ! This version is a bug fix release.

We recommend all users to upgrade to this release. We consider this a stable and production ready release.

Release note

MINA 2.0.4 released posted on August, 26, 2012

The Apache MINA project is pleased to announce MINA 2.0.4 ! This version is a bug fix release.

We recommend all users to upgrade to this release. We consider this a stable and production ready release.

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