Lesson Category: NXRM

Repository Planning Checklist

Plan Your Organization’s Repo Before installation, it’s a good idea to lay out the various ways a repository manager could be used and configured in your organization. Determining the answers to these questions will help plan a successful implementation of Nexus Repository Manager.  Determine the number of employees using Nexus Repository Manager. (This will affect …

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Example Use Case

Why You Need a Repository Manager Use Case The following use case provides an example that highlights the need for a repository manager in your organization. Use this to get an idea of how Nexus Repository Manager can be utilized on your team. Background You are part of a small team working to apply a DevOps …

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What You’ll Do

Lab Overview Welcome to the Repository Planning lab. The lab is where you can take the information you learned in the three lessons of this course, and put it all together when you start planning your Nexus Repository Manager installation. The lab should take you about thirty minutes, and it goes over the following: A course …

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Lab – Lesson 3

Questions for Discussion It’s important to understand the types of repositories needed within your organization. Thinking about these questions now will help you have a successful Nexus Repository Manager implementation. Which public repositories does your team access? Does your team use components that aren’t public? Do you plan to host components? Will you need multiple hosted repositories? …

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Lab – Lesson 2

Questions for Discussion Knowing the formats available in Nexus Repository Manager, and what is needed in your organization, helps plan your repository manager installation. Formats are defined by language or package manager, and you need to be aware of supported formats in Nexus Repository Manager and the formats used in your organization. Thinking about the …

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Lab – Lesson 1

Start thinking of answers to the following questions to gain a better understanding of how Nexus Repository Manager will fit into your organization’s SDLC. Thinking about these questions now will help you complete the Repository Planning Lab. How many employees are in your organization? How many employees will be using Nexus Repository Manager? What continuous integration …

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Repo for SDLC Management

Why Do I Need a Repository Manager? Most of today’s software is assembled using open source, proprietary, and third party code. Because of this, many organizations rely on repository management to efficiently source, store, share, and deploy software parts. Rather than direct download from public repositories, repeated downloads, or manual distribution, using a repository manager …

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Start Lesson 2 Knowledge Check

You are now able to: Identify the two, out of the box, default users in NXRM3. Describe the relationship between users, roles and privileges. Discuss how you can easily create additional roles to build out your access controls.

Maven Hosted Repositories

In the previous section, you learned how to set up a proxy repository to Maven Central and use that to cache components from the public repo. This is hugely beneficial and saves time, but what do you do with internal components that aren’t downloaded from a public repository, but are used by various development teams …

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