Exciting things in Spring Boot 2

I looked at the release notes for Spring Boot 2.0.0.M1 not expecting a lot of exciting changes but was surprised by some compelling things. There is the usual “deprecated classes are removed” and “Dependency X .. READ MORE

Spring Boot With (Pac4J) OAuth

Spring Boot With (Pac4J) OAuth This article is going to run through setting up a relatively simple application that utilizes Spring Boot, Thymeleaf and Pac4J Spring Security. The source code of where we end up .. READ MORE

Spring Boot: Power + Productivity

There’s a lot of hype these days around microservices and distributed architectures (and for good reason!). Unfortunately, the “traditional” Spring Framework was not a great candidate for this craze; mountains of configuration and boilerplate got .. READ MORE

Intro to Reactive Web in Spring 5

One of the biggest features planned for Spring 5, planned for release later this year, is the new Reactive Web extensions. For a long time Spring has had support for asynchronous web requests by suspending .. READ MORE