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Bootiful GCP: Use Spring Cloud GCP to Connect to Other GCP Services (7/8)

Hi Spring fans! In this brief 8 part series we’re going to look at the Spring Cloud integration for Google Cloud Platform, called Spring Cloud GCP. Spring Cloud GCP represents a joint effort between Google and Pivotal that endeavors to provide a first class experience for Spring Cloud developers when using the Google Cloud Platform. Pivotal Cloud Foundry users will enjoy an even easier integration with the GCP service broker. I wrote these installments with input from Google Cloud Developer Advocate, and my buddy, Ray Tsang. You can also catch a walkthrough of Spring Cloud GCP in our Google Next 2018 session, Bootiful Google Cloud Platform. Thanks buddy! As always, I’d love to hear from you if you have feedback.

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Spring Framework 5.1 RC3, 5.0.9 and 4.3.19 available now

On behalf of the team, I am pleased to announce Spring Framework 5.1 RC3, 5.0.9 and 4.3.19 are available now.

Spring Framework 5.0.9 includes 36 fixes and selected improvements while Spring Framework 4.3.19 includes 23 fixes and selected improvements. We’re also approaching Spring Framework 5.1 with a third release candidate that includes 30 fixes and improvements.

As usual, those are the base for the upcoming Spring Boot 2.1 M3, 2.0.5 and 1.5.16 releases early next week.

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Bootiful GCP: Supporting Observability with Spring Cloud GCP Stackdriver Trace (6/8)

Hi Spring fans! In this brief series we’re going to look at the Spring Cloud integration for Google Cloud Platform, called Spring Cloud GCP. Spring Cloud GCP represents a joint effort between Google and Pivotal that endeavors to provide a first class experience for Spring Cloud developers when using the Google Cloud Platform. Pivotal Cloud Foundry users will enjoy an even easier integration with the GCP service broker. These installments were written with help from Google Cloud Developer Advocate, and my buddy, Ray Tsang. You can also catch a walkthrough of Spring Cloud GCP in our Google Next 2018 session, Bootiful Google Cloud Platform. Thanks buddy!

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This Week in Spring - September 4th, 2018

Hi Spring fans and welcome to another installment of This Week in Spring! If you’re in the US, I hope you enjoyed your Labor Day weekend. I certainly did, gorging on the San Francisco sun and preparing for my O’Reilly online training for tomorrow, Bootiful Kotlin. I’m also busily preparing for the epic SpringOne Tour event in Istanbul, Turkey, customer visits in Atlanta, GA, and of course the epic tentpole SpringOne Platform event coming up later this month in Washington DC. If you’re around, I sure hope to see you!

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Bootiful GCP: Runtime Configuration with Spring Cloud GCP Runtime Config (5/8)

Hi Spring fans! In this brief 8 part series we’re going to look at the Spring Cloud integration for Google Cloud Platform, called Spring Cloud GCP. Spring Cloud GCP represents a joint effort between Google and Pivotal that endeavors to provide a first class experience for Spring Cloud developers when using the Google Cloud Platform. Pivotal Cloud Foundry users will enjoy an even easier integration with the GCP service broker. I wrote these installments with input from Google Cloud Developer Advocate, and my buddy, Ray Tsang. You can also catch a walkthrough of Spring Cloud GCP in our Google Next 2018 session, Bootiful Google Cloud Platform. Thanks buddy! As always, I’d love to hear from you if you have feedback.

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Spring Boot for Apache Geode & Pivotal GemFire 1.0.0.M2 Released!

On behalf of the team and the community, I am pleased to announce the release of Spring Boot for Apache Geode and Pivotal GemFire 1.0.0.M2.

In summary this release brings the following improvements:

  • Auto-configuration support for Spring Session when using Apache Geode, Pivotal GemFire or Pivotal Cloud Cache (PCC) to manage and store your Spring Boot application’s (HTTP) Session state.

  • Recognition of spring.cache.type when using Spring’s Cache Abstraction auto-configured with Spring Boot.

  • Additions and improvements to the documentation.

  • Upgrades to Spring Framework 5.0.8.RELEASE, Spring Boot 2.0.4.RELEASE and Spring Data Kay-SR9

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Spring Batch 4.1.0.M3 Released!

We are pleased to announce that Spring Batch 4.1.0.M3 is now available on Github and the Pivotal download repository. What’s new in this milestone? Here is a list of new features and enhancements:

JSR-305 support

The main theme of this milestone is adding support for JSR-305 annotations. We leveraged Spring Framework’s Null-safety annotations and added them where appropriate in all public APIs of Spring Batch.

These annotations will not only enforce null-safety when using Spring Batch APIs, but also can be used by IDEs to provide useful information related to nullability. For example, if a user wants to implement the ItemReader interface, any IDE supporting JSR-305 annotations will generate something like:

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Spring Session for Apache Geode/Pivotal GemFire 2.0.5.RELEASE and 2.1.0.M1 Released!

On behalf of the team as well as the community, I am pleased to announce the release of Spring Session for Apache Geode & Pivotal GemFire (SSDG) 2.0.5.RELEASE (Apple) and 2.1.0.M1 (Bean).

SSDG 2.0.5.RELEASE is based on Spring Session 2.0.5.RELEASE, Spring Data Kay-SR9 and Spring Framework 5.0.8.RELEASE and is available in Maven Central.

SSDG 2.1.0.M1 is based on Spring Session 2.1.0.M2, Spring Data Lovelace-RC2 and Spring Framework 5.1.0.RC2 and is available from Spring libs-milestone.

Both releases bring with it a new way to configure Spring Session when using either Apache Geode or Pivotal GemFire, or even Pivotal Cloud Cache (PCC), to manage your Spring Boot Web application’s (HTTP) Session state.

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Bootiful GCP: Integration with Google Cloud Pub/Sub (4/8)

Hi Spring fans! In this brief 8 part series we’re going to look at the Spring Cloud integration for Google Cloud Platform, called Spring Cloud GCP. Spring Cloud GCP represents a joint effort between Google and Pivotal that endeavors to provide a first class experience for Spring Cloud developers when using the Google Cloud Platform. Pivotal Cloud Foundry users will enjoy an even easier integration with the GCP service broker. I wrote these installments with input from Google Cloud Developer Advocate, and my buddy, Ray Tsang. You can also catch a walkthrough of Spring Cloud GCP in our Google Next 2018 session, Bootiful Google Cloud Platform. Thanks buddy! As always, I’d love to hear from you if you have feedback.

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Spring Security OAuth2 Boot Auto-config 2.0.4 & 2.1.0.M2 Released

I’m pleased to announce on behalf of the community Spring Security OAuth2 Boot Auto-config 2.0.4 and 2.1.0.M2.

Both releases primarily deliver bug fixes and dependency version updates along with some minor improvements. Of particular note is that these align with recent releases of Spring Boot.

For a complete list of changes, please refer to the 2.0.4 changelog and 2.1.0.M2 changelog.

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