Maven Central mirror hosted on Google Cloud Storage

This mirror was announced 11/5/2015. Jason van Zyl wrote a blog post about it as well.

At some point updating failed, this service has been rebooted as of 6/1/2017. The path has been updated below.

To use add the following to your ~/.m2/settings.xml file:

Americas

<settings>
  <mirrors>
    <mirror>
      <id>google-maven-central</id>
      <name>GCS Maven Central mirror</name>
      <url>https://maven-central.storage-download.googleapis.com/repos/central/data/</url>
      <mirrorOf>central</mirrorOf>
    </mirror>
  </mirrors>
</settings>

EU

<settings>
  <mirrors>
    <mirror>
      <id>google-maven-central</id>
      <name>GCS Maven Central mirror EU</name>
      <url>https://maven-central-eu.storage-download.googleapis.com/repos/central/data/</url>
      <mirrorOf>central</mirrorOf>
    </mirror>
  </mirrors>
</settings>

Asia Pacific

<settings>
  <mirrors>
    <mirror>
      <id>google-maven-central</id>
      <name>GCS Maven Central mirror Asia Pacific</name>
      <url>https://maven-central-asia.storage-download.googleapis.com/repos/central/data/</url>
      <mirrorOf>central</mirrorOf>
    </mirror>
  </mirrors>
</settings>

We are currently mirroring the repo 4 times a day. With each sync taking somewhere between 1-4 hours.

The mirror is created using the Storage Transfer Service. It is currently hosted in a Google Cloud Storage Multi-Regional storage bucket in the US.

If you have questions or issues, the maintainers may be reached at: gcs-maven-mirror@googlegroups.com

Additional mirrors