1. Maven requires Java Development Kit (JDK) 6 or later. As Tigase requires the latest JDK to run, that will do for our purposes. If you haven’t installed it yet, download the installer from this website. Once you install JDK and restart your machine, be sure that you have the JAVA_HOME variable entered into Environment Variables so calls to Java will work from the command line.
  2. Download the Maven package from here and unpack it into a directory of your choice. For this guide we will use C:\Maven\ .