With this SDK you can develop, package, test, run, document and release your Alfresco extension project. It is important to note that while previous versions of the Alfresco SDK were based around Ant, the latest versions of the SDK are based on Maven.
Links to documentation for previous versions are available on this page.
The Alfresco SDK 2.1 includes a number of Maven archetypes. These archetypes aim to provide a standardized approach to development, release, and deployment of Alfresco extensions.