Tag: Spring Boot

The Need for Spring Boot Docker Layers If you follow my work, you know I’m a big fan of using Docker. As a software engineer at Velo Payments, I use Docker on a daily basis. Our architecture is primarily Spring Boot Microservices, deployed in Docker containers. This architecture gives us a tremendous amount of flexibility […]Continue reading

A common question I get is “What is the best UI to use with a Spring Boot?” UIs, also known as “User Interfaces” come in many different flavors. The UI application might be a desktop application writing in Java Swing, FX, or some other technology. The UI application could also be a mobile application written […]Continue reading

Introduction In this post, we are going to write about Project Lombok, a must-have tool for every Spring programmer. Lombok is a Java library, that enhances programmer productivity, by providing several helpful annotations. It makes classes shorter and frees programmers from writing much boilerplate code. After reading this tutorial, we will be able to setup […]Continue reading

As of writing this post, Spring Boot 2.2 was released on October 16th, 2019. This new release is built on Spring Framework 5.2. The Spring Boot 2.2 has a number of great features, which we’ll explore in this post. Spring Framework and Java Spring Framework 5.2 Spring Boot 2.2 uses Spring Framework 5.2. A crucial […]Continue reading

1. Introduction In today’s blog post we will look at how we can use the caching provider Ehcache in Spring Boot. Ehcache is an open source library implemented in Java for implementing caches in Java programs, especially local and distributed caches in main memory or on the hard disk. Thanks to the implementation of JSR-107, […]Continue reading

When developing Spring Boot applications, you need to tell the Spring Framework where to look for Spring components. Using component scan is one method of asking Spring to detect Spring managed components. Spring needs the information to locate and register all the Spring components with the application context when the application starts. Spring can auto […]Continue reading