The Apache UIMA team is pleased to announce the release of version 2.3.1 of the Apache UIMA AS, which includes 
asynchronous scaleout capabilities together with the base Apache UIMA SDK.

The UIMA AS 2.3.1 binaries and source are available for download from:
http://uima.apache.org/downloads.cgi 

UIMA AS includes the base UIMA SDK and augments it with scaleout capability; it is a next-generation 
replacement for the original CPM (Collection Processing Management) scaleout that is part of the core UIMA 
framework. For more information, please visit: http://incubator.apache.org/uima/doc-uimaas-what.html

This release contains a number of improvements and bug fixes. Notable updates 
in this release include:

- Upgraded to Apache ActiveMQ 5.4.1

- Allow placeholders for endpoint names in deployment descriptors

- The UIMA-AS binary build includes base UIMA version 2.3.1

- Extended UIMA AS service JMX API to dump service state

- Modified UIMA AS Primitive Service to optionally dump JVM stack if process() method takes too long

- Fixed ParentProcessLast logic

- Many bug fixes, improved stability and error handling

For a complete list of bugs and improvements included in this release please see
http://uima.apache.org/d/uima-as-2.3.1/issuesFixed/jira-report.html.

--The Apache UIMA Team