The current release is 1.8.2 and was published on July 14, 2022. The release note for this release can be found here.

The following distributions are available for download:

  Link Checksums and signatures
Binary distribution SHA512 PGP
Source distribution SHA512 PGP
WAR distribution SHA512 PGP
Service Archive plugin for Eclipse SHA512 PGP
Code Generator plugin for Eclipse SHA512 PGP
Axis2 plugin for IntelliJ IDEA SHA512 PGP

The binary distribution contains all the Axis2 libraries and modules, except for Apache Rampart (WS-Security implementation) which must be downloaded separately. It also contains command line tools, samples and scripts to start a standalone Axis2 server.

The WAR (Web Archive) distribution is designed for deployment on a servlet container.

The signatures of the distributions can be verified against the public keys in the KEYS file.

Maintenance releases from branches other than the main branch can be found here. Distributions for older releases can be found in the archive.

All releases are also available as Maven artifacts in the central repository.