Spring Modulith 1.0 GA released

Releases | Oliver Drotbohm | August 21, 2023 | ...

On behalf of the community and everyone who contributed, I'm proud to announce the release of Spring Modulith 1.0 GA. What started as an R&D side project over 5 years ago, became an experimental Spring project in 2022 is now available as a fully supported, top-level project to the Spring community.

Just as Spring has evolved over the last 20 years we always wanted Java developers to be able to build software that's evolvable over time. Back then, placing dependency injection at the heart of the component model was revolutionary and enabled developers to unit test their code easily. Spring's support for integration testing outside an application server was unprecedented at the time, too, and helped to raise the quality of enterprise applications significantly. We now continue that mission on a slightly higher, architectural level of abstraction.

In the same way that Spring Boot has an opinion on the technical arrangement of an application, Spring Modulith implements an opinion on how to structure it functionally and how the individual, logical parts of it should interact with each other. As a result, it allows developers to build high-quality applications that are evolvable to accommodate changing business requirements over time.

At its core, Spring Modulith provides…

If you want to find out more about the individual features, please check out the reference documentation. Beyond that, the blog post originally announcing the project is a great overview, too.

I would like to thank everyone who has accompanied the project until this point through ideas, feedback, or even pull requests.

Get the Spring newsletter

Thank you for your interest. Someone will get back to you shortly.

Get ahead

VMware offers training and certification to turbo-charge your progress.

Learn more

Get support

Spring Runtime offers support and binaries for OpenJDK™, Spring, and Apache Tomcat® in one simple subscription.

Learn more

Upcoming events

Check out all the upcoming events in the Spring community.

View all