Chris Tosspon

Sr. Consultant
3 years at Object Partners
8 years of Technology Experience

Chris is a developer passionate about solving complex problems. With his knowledge of cryptography and advanced hardware attacks, he pursued the life of a hardware hacker before turning his attention on software development and engineering.

Chris builds applications using Spring, Java, Groovy, and has experience with most of the popular Java testing frameworks, e.g. Spock, TestNG, JUnit.

Apache Kafka and Reactive Spring Boot

This post is a continuation of the two part series exploring Apache Ignite, Apache Kafka, and Reactive Spring Boot concepts. This part covers the use of Reactive Kafka consumers to return live database events to .. READ MORE

Serializing Groovy Traits with Jackson

Working on a Groovy and Spring Boot project, we encountered a serialization issue on an object that implemented a Groovy trait. The object would be serialized correctly until the JsonFormat annotation was used on one .. READ MORE

Unit Testing Camel Routes with Spock

Introduction Apache Camel’s variety of components and message routing logic capabilities makes testing a requirement to ensure your routes are performing as expected. Since Camel routes are built within a context, it usually follows that .. READ MORE