Teiid Designer 8.0 Final was released last week and is available for download/installation . Key to this release was to adapting Designer to be compatible with Teiid 8.2 and the change in server philosophy of the JBoss AS7 application server. Primary drivers for this release: Support for VDB Reuse . This feature enables you to create and deploy VDBs to your server and re-importing these VDBs as JDBC sources to so you can use them as sources in other view models. Integrate Teiid server contents and UI with JBoss/WTP Server view. Upgrading server-related actions to reflect changes in AS7 functionality For more details, check out What's New and take it for a drive!