Apache CXF 2.4.0 Released


The Apache CXF team is proud to announce the availability of the 2.4.0 release.
What’s new in CXF 2.4.0:
  • WS-Security improvements including support for SAML2 tokens, improved validation of security tokens, better performance, increased WS-I Basic Security Profile compliance, and much more.
  • JiBX databinding
  • Transformation feature provides for a fast and effective way to transform inbound and/or outbound XML messages for JAX-RS.
  • LogBrowser console for viewing the CXF logs
  • Enhanced OSGi support including initial Apache Aries Blueprint support and an Apache Karaf features file to make installing in OSGi easier.
  • Much faster startup and reduced memory footprint along with easier configuration and embedibility.

See the 2.4 Migration guide for more details about the release and the new features.