This tutorial requires Apache Maven 3.1 or greater, so you'll need to download it if it isn't installed on your machine. To determine whether Maven is installed and which version you have, invoke the following command:
This command should display a long string of information beginning with
Apache Maven 3.1.0.
If Maven isn't installed on your machine, you can download Maven from the Apache Maven website, and install it using the Apache Maven instructions.
Proceed to the next step, Creating the Project.