It is now easy for Maven users to enhance their web projects with better user interfaces. The latest 6.1 version of the Vaadin Java web library is now available also for Maven users via the Maven central repository.
Another great addition is the support for Google App Engine. This means that you can deploy your Vaadin applications in Google App Engine directly. Build and deploy your applications with Eclipse using the Vaadin plugin for Eclipse.
In addition to these new features the 6.1.0 version of Vaadin contains client-side and server-side performance optimizations. For more information, please take a look at the official release notes.