We are extremely pleased to announce the fifth 4.0 milestone release of Eclipse Vert.x. This release aims to provide a reliable distribution of the current development of Vert.x 4.
The new version comes with many enhancements including an SQL client for DB2 and out-of-the-box support for HTTP/2 on JDK 8.
New features include fluent queries in SQL clients, a new Redis client, an updated Kafka client, an improved Future API, and many more things.
In this blog post, you'll learn how to implement Single Sign-on with OpenID Connect and how to use Keycloak together with Eclipse Vert.x.
This version is a minor bug fix release addressing issues found in Vert.x 3.8.4. We would like to thank you all for reporting these issues.
The new milestone of Vert.x 4 makes progress in futurisation and includes improvements on the mail client, general clients, and security.