Welcome Spring community,
This is the first of several blog entries. In this session, you will see how to get a bare-bones Spring Data REST application up and running quickly. Then you will build a simple UI on top of it using Facebook’s React.js toolset.
Step 0 - Setting up your environment
Feel free to grab the code from this repository and follow along.
If you want to do it yourself, visit http://start.spring.io and pick these items:
- Rest Repositories
This demo uses Java 8, Maven Project, and the latest stable release of Spring Boot. This will give you a clean, empty project. From there, you can add the various files shown explicitly in this session, and/or borrow from the repository listed above.