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Video: Interview with Oleg Zhurakousky from JavaOne 2011

Video Interview with Oleg Zhurakousky at JavaOne 2011
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Oleg talks about :

  • Developer choice and flexibility in cloud platforms and programming models
  • Alternate approaches to retrieving data through messaging and noSQL options
  • How messaging as an architectural paradigm is perfectly suited for large distributed systems

Many thanks to InfoQ for taking the time to talk to the Spring experts and providing this outstanding interview to the community.


Video: SpringOne 2GX - Messaging for Modern Applications

SpringOne 2GX 2011 Messaging for Modern Applications: Tom McCuch
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  • Modern Applications: trends and impact of messaging as well as messaging application architecture
  • Spring Integration: messaging use cases and a messaging DSL for Spring applications
  • AMQP: architecture and implementation by RabbitMQ

Many thanks to InfoQ for coming to Chicago to record so many of the fantastic SpringOne 2GX presentations.


Video: Introduction to using MongoDB and Spring on Cloud Foundry

In this video Jared Rosoff from 10gen and Thomas Risberg from SpringSource show what the combination of MongoDB and Cloud Foundry has to offer to Spring developers. They develop a sample application combining MongoDB and the Spring Data project, and show how to build and deploy it to the cloud. After 60 minutes, you too will be ready to develop and deploy to the cloud your own Spring applications that use MongoDB.

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Video: SpringOne 2GX Technical Keynote - Next Generation Applications

SpringOne 2GX 2011 Technical Keynote: Ben Alex
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  • Keith Donald & Jeremy Grelle demonstrate how to use Spring based REST services with PhoneGap to produce iPhone and Android applications
  • Craig Walls & Roy Clarkson discuss social media integration with modern web applications
  • Graeme Rocher & James Tyrell demonstrate off line operation in an HTML 5 app using an in browser database
  • Tim Fox discusses the rise of asynchronous programming models on the server

A shareable version of Technical Keynote slides are also available on our SpringOne 2GX 2011 Keynote Presentations page.


Video: An Introduction To Spring Social

Spring Social is an extension of the Spring Framework that enables applications to connect with Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) providers such as Facebook and Twitter and interact with those services on behalf of their users. This presentations by Craig Walls introduces Spring Social essentials such as connecting to service providers and using Spring Social's API bindings. Craig also describes how to add provider-based sign in and how to extend Spring Social's service provider support.

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SpringSource Tool Suite 2.7.2 Released

Dear Spring Community,

I’m pleased to announce a minor update 2.7.2 of the SpringSource Tool Suite (STS).

The update provides:

  • support for vFabric tc Server 2.6
  • support for Spring Roo 1.2.0.M1
  • update to Mylyn 3.6.2

More details on new features and bug fixes can be found in the New and Noteworthy document. Detailed installation instructions are also available.

As always downloads are available from the STS download page.


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