MicroProfile follows a train model for its Platform releases. Three Platform releases are planned for each year in February, June, and October. MicroProfile Component releases that are ready and have been approved for inclusion will be part of the Platform release.
Note that MicroProfile Health 3.1 is the first specification release under the MicroProfile Working Group that will be voted on by the steering committee.
The main topics for 0.18.0 release of Graphiti is fixing bugs.
Graphiti is part of the 2021.06 Eclipse release train since M2. Eclipse will contain the Graphiti framework, examples, tools and tests. Graphiti has joined the release train for the first time with Eclipse Indigo.
The goal of this release is to provide better alignment between Jakarta RESTful Web Services and Jakarta Contexts Dependency Injection (CDI). This will be the first backward incompatible release of Jakarta REST.
This is a service release, which is technically identical to version 6.1.4 (except for two very minor changes in comments and documentation). It is released only because a downstream project ended up depending on the 6.1.5 version number, and it's easier to actually publish the 6.1.5 nightly as a release than to adjust and rebuild said project.