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Josh Long

Josh Long

Spring Developer Advocate

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Josh (@starbuxman) is the Spring Developer Advocate at Pivotal. Josh is a Java Champion, author of 5 books (including O'Reilly's upcoming "Cloud Native Java: Designing Resilient Systems with Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, and Cloud Foundry") and 3 best-selling video trainings (including "Building Microservices with Spring Boot Livelessons" w/ Phil Webb), and an open-source contributor (Spring Boot, Spring Integration, Spring Cloud, Activiti and Vaadin)
Blog Posts by Josh Long

This Week in Spring - April 24th, 2018

Hi Spring fans! Welcome to another incredible installment of all that’s fit to tweet, blog, record and print about Spring! It’s been an insane week! Since our last installment I was in Paris, FR, for the epic Devoxx FR conference where I spoke at a meetup hosted by ZenikaIT, gave a workshop on Reactive Cloud Native Java and co-presented a talk on Reactive Spring with the one-and-only Juergen Hoeller. I jumped off stage and ran to the airport to board a flight leaving 150 minutes later headed back to the US!

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Spring Tips: Redis

speaker: Josh Long

Hi Spring fans! In this installment we look at the many facets of Redis, the distributed data structure server. Spring supports Redis through the Spring Cache abstraction, Spring Session, the Spring message-listener container abstraction, and through the Spring Data Redis module.

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This Week in Spring - April 17th, 2018

Hi Spring fans! Welcome to another installment of This Week in Spring! This week I’m in Paris, France and I’ll be in Mainz, Germany, next week for JAX and Linz, Austria for the DevOne event. If you’re in any of these places then don’t hesitate to reach out!

We’ve got so much to cover so let’s get to it!

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This Week in Spring - April 10th, 2018

Hi Spring fans! This week I’m in Atlanta, Indianapolis and Cincinnati! I’ll be speaking at the Atlanta, GA Spring Meetup on Tuesday the 10th where I’ll be looking about all things new, bootiful and cloud-native including reactive programming, Spring Web Flux, Spring Cloud Finchley, Spring Cloud Function and Project Riff. Then it’s off to Indianapolis where I’ll be doing the same talk on Thursday the 12th.

What a crazy week it’s been! There’s so much to get to this week. I want to call out, first, that there are some CVEs out there and if you haven’t already, you should be updating urgently and accordingly. Read on for more information.

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This Week in Spring - April 3, 2018

Hi Spring fans! What a week! This week I’m in beautiful Dallas, TX, for the Spring One Tour Dallas event which is, like so many of the other cities already, utterly and completely sold out! What a crowd!


And, so, without further ado, let’s get to it!

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This Week in Spring - March 27th, 2018

Hi Spring fans! Welcome to another installment of This Week in Spring! This week I’m hanging out in sunny San Francisco talking to local customers and working on more installments of the next season of Spring Tips.

As usual, we’ve got a lot to cover so let’s get to it!

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This Week in Spring - March 20th, 2018

Hi Spring fans, and welcome to the first day of the Spring season! This week I’m in San Francisco visiting some customers and just hanging out, working on new Spring Tips installments, enjoying the amazing weather. As if today wasn’t exciting enough, Java 10 also shipped today! I know that all seems like enough already, but read on as we have a lot of good stuff this week!

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