What is Quartz?
Enterprise Job Scheduler
Quartz is a full-featured, open source job scheduling service that can be integrated with, or used
along side virtually any Java application - from the smallest stand-alone
application to the largest e-commerce system. Quartz can be used to create simple or complex
schedules for executing tens, hundreds, or even tens-of-thousands of jobs; jobs whose tasks are
defined as standard Java components that may execute virtually anything you may program them to
do. The Quartz Scheduler includes many enterprise-class features, such as support for JTA transactions and
Quartz is freely usable, licensed under the Apache 2.0 license.
Please read our overview for more quick information.
7 March 2013: Quartz 2.1.7 Released
Quartz 2.1.7 containing several bug fixes (including a DST bug in CalendarIntervalTrigger) has been released.
13 August 2012: Quartz 2.1.6 Released
Quartz 2.1.6 containing maintenance updates is available..
27 April 2012: Quartz 2.1.5 Released
Quartz 2.1.5 containing a couple critical bugs with JDBC JobStore (introduced with 2.1.4) has been released.
13 April 2012: Quartz 2.1.4 Released
Quartz 2.1.4 containing several bug fixes and improvements has been released.
Thanks again to the community contributors who helped with this release
30 January 2012: Quartz 2.1.3 Released
Quartz 2.1.3 containing a few minor bug fixes has been released.
Thanks you to the community contributors who helped with this release
12 January 2012: Quartz 1.8.6 Released
Quartz 1.8.6 containing several fixes to the 1.x code line has been released.