The Mule team has announced the general availability of Mule 3.1, the latest release of the popular open source enterprise service bus (ESB) and integration platform. This release includes new features that simplify the integration of enterprise and cloud-based services, including:

  • Improvements to Mule Cloud Connect, making it easier to orchestrate data services between cloud and enterprise applications, including a new development toolkit for creating template cloud connector projects and generating a Cloud Connect schema from an existing Java file.
  • Enhancements in Flow, including polling, message enrichment and logging capabilities, that enable the orchestration of services between enterprise and cloud systems.
  • Improved SOAP web service support, with an out-of-the-box simple service configuration pattern, a new implementation of the CXF module, and enhanced support for WS-ReliableMessaging, WS-Addressing, and WS-Secure Conversation.
  • Improved support for integrating with popular BPM products (e.g., jBPM, Activiti, BonitaSoft, etc.)


Read more about what's new in Mule 3.1, including a code example illustrating these new features.

To download Mule 3.1, visit