This is a bug fix release. The server improves the handling of special characters in stream definitions and passing of comma delimited strings in the Task launch argument list. It should be used with Skipper 1.0.5.RELEASE. The UI has been improved to support stream update functionality.
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On behalf of the team, I am pleased to announce the release of Spring Cloud Skipper 1.0.5 GA
Skipper is a lightweight tool that allows you to discover Spring Boot applications and manage their lifecycle on multiple Cloud Platforms. You can use Skipper standalone or integrate it with Continuous Integration pipelines to help implement the practice of Continuous Deployment.
The getting started section in the reference guide is the best place to start kicking the tires.
This is primarily a bug fix release. Significant changes since the 1.0 GA release are:
speaker: Josh Long
Hi Spring fans! In this installment we look at the Java Persistence API (JPA) and its most ubiquitous implementation Hibernate. We look at basic Spring support for JPA, Spring Boot’s auto-configuration and supported configuration properties, mapped superclasses, auditing (using Spring Data’s JPA auditing facility) and journaling (using the Hibernate Envers project and Spring Data Envers).
Hi Spring fans! Welcome to another installment of This Week in Spring! It’s been a wild and wonderful week. I’ve just returned from the epic VOXXED Singapore event, just intime to enjoy a wonderful week home in Spring-time and sun-filled San Francisco. We’ve got a ton of things to cover, so let’s get to it!
- Pivotal Cloud Foundry now supports Minio, a highly available S3-like HA enterprise grade object storage server for developers.
- Spring Cloud Finchley GA is scheduled for June 15
- In Part 4 of “Should that be a Microservice?” Nate Schutta talks Independent Scalability and why it’s important
- Spring Batch ninja Mahmoud Ben Hassine just announced Spring Batch 4.1.0.M1 which includes, among other thing, simplified testing and easier remote chunking. Get the bits now!
- In last week’s Spring Tips we looked at JDBC, which is much more than just the venerable
JdbcTemplate! In this post we look at the
JdbcTemplate, various SQL command objects,
SimpleFlatMapper, and so much more. Check it out!
- Spring Cloud teammember Ryan Baxter has just announced that Spring Cloud Finchley.RC2 was released!
- Join Madhura Bhave and Stephane Maldini on June 20th for this San Francisco JUG meetup!
- This is kind of interesting! It’s a rules-platform that targets Spring Boot, Spring Cloud and other frameworks
- The latest release of jQAssistant now supports quality control rules for Spring and Spring Boot-based applications with the inclusion of the Spring plugin.
- The Spring I/O team (behind the epic Spring I/O conference in Barcelona, Spain, are now publishing their talks and you should follow that account to get the latest videos
- I really like this post by Spring creator Rod Johnson that describes the spirit of Spring and speaks to the recent acquisition of Github by Microsoft
- Check out the Vedran Pavic’s Spring I/O 2018 talk on Spring Session](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sJcVaOERo6M&feature=youtu.be)
- Check out Spring Data Geode lead John Blum’s SpringOne Platform 2017 talk
- Spring Cloud Sleuth just accepted its 1000th pull-request! This project just might have legs :-)
- In London? You should be at the SpringOne Tour event on 21-22 June in London! Learn about all things Cloud Native and Spring Boot
- Apache Kafka 2.0 just had a feature-freeze! Congrats to the Apache Kafka team!
- Redis Labs liked my Spring Tips video introducing Spring’s vast support for Redis, and you might too!
- Bartosz Jedrzejewski has a great post on building reacitve applications with Spring WebFlux
- This is super cool! The IntelliJ IDEA support now includes the ability to group related confguration properties in
application.properties. Nice work to Yann Cebron and the team
- Having issues with Java 10, Lombok and Spring Boot? You might want to look at this thread
- I love this blog on test driven documentation with Spring REST Docs
- Get your early bird tickets to the RabbitMQ conference!
- Hurray! Pivotal Web Services now supports Docker images! Get it while it’s hot!
- I like this post, the fourth in a series, that looks at the canonical “REST in Practice” example, Restbucks, and applies Clean Architecture.
- You should check out the slides from Spring Boot team legend Madhura Bhave’s Spring I/O 2018 talk on “What’s New in Spring Boot 2.0”.
- Check out this mega thread by Redis project lead Salvatore Sanfilippo on the latest and greatest in Redis
- This is exciting! The next version of Spring Boot, 2.1, now includes the Spring Integration graph endpoint.
- Christiaan Roeleveld has just announced his new BOSH video series and it looks really good! BOSH is the driftless package manager distributed systems. It manages the lifecycle of infrastructure and surfaces a portable API that works, agnostic of the underlying IaaS.
- There is now a Swift-language Cloud Foundry binding. Cool!
We are pleased to announce that Spring Batch 4.1.0.M1 is now available on Github and the Pivotal download repository. Many thanks to all of those who contributed to this release!
Here are the highlights of this release:
- Simplify testing
- Simplify remote chunking
- Add a new JSON item reader
Spring Batch provides some nice utility classes (such as the
JobRepositoryTestUtils) and test execution listeners (
JobScopeTestExecutionListener) to test batch components. However, in order to use these utilities, you must configure them explicitly, as shown in the following example:
speaker: Josh Long
Hi Spring fans! In this installment of Spring Tips we look at the Spring support for the Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) API. Spring’s support for JDBC is one of many reasons a lot of people first started using Spring 15+ years ago! If you aren’t committed to a full-blown ORM and/or want to leverage the full power of JDBC, then this video is for you!
On behalf of the community, I am pleased to announce that the Release Candidate 2 (RC2) of the Spring Cloud Finchley Release Train is available today. The release can be found in Spring Milestone repository. You can check out the Finchley release notes for more information.
Finchley.RC2 is based on Spring Boot 2.0.2.
- Supports skipping SSL validation for Git and Vault repositories
- Bug Fixes
Hi Spring fans and welcome to another installment of This Week in Spring! I finished last week in Barcelona, Spain, for the epic Spring IO 2018 event (were you there? why not? YOU SHOULD BE IT’S AMAZING!) and now I’m in San Francisco enjoying a restive 48 hours and soon I’ll be off to sunny Saint Louis for the epic Spring One Tour St. Louis event starting the 30th then it’s off to splendid Singapore for the Voxxed Singapore event. If you’re in either region, reach out! I’d love to heard and/or see you!
speaker: Josh Long (@starbuxman)
Hi Spring fans! In this installment we look at the Apache Camel enterprise integration framework, its numerous components, its Java DSL, support for observability, its integration with Spring Boot and the larger Spring ecosystem.
Hi Spring fans! Whew! What a wild week it’s been! I landed in Kiev, Ukraine, last Thursday to present at the epic JEEConf in beautiful Kiev. Then, this weekend it was off to Dublin, Ireland and Belfast, North Ireland, where I had the privilege of speaking to some of the amazing Pivotal customers (like Liberty). I concluded today here in Belfast and tomorrow it’s off to bella Barcelona, Spain for the Spring I/O conference.
As usual, it’s been a crazy awesome week in the Spring community so without further ado let’s get to it!