Josh Long

Josh Long

Spring Developer Advocate | an aisle seat or San Francisco, CA

Josh (@starbuxman) is the Spring Developer Advocate at Pivotal and a Java Champion. He's host of "A Bootiful Podcast" (https://soundcloud.com/a-bootiful-podcast), host of the "Spring Tips Videos" (http://bit.ly/spring-tips-playlist), co-author of 6+ books (http://joshlong.com/books.html), and instructor on 8+ Livelessons Training Videos (http://joshlong.com/livelessons.html)

Blog posts by Josh Long

Spring Tips: Proxies

Engineering | July 17, 2024 | ...

Hi, Spring fans! In this installment we look at the use of JDK and CGLIB-based proxies in Spring, and demystify their application

#Java #SpringBoot #SpringFramework #Architecture #DesignPatterns #oop

This Week in Spring - July 16th, 2024

Engineering | July 16, 2024 | ...

Hi, Spring fans! Welcome to another installment of This Week in Spring! It's the middle of July! I can't believe it! Things have been just rushing by!

This Week in Spring - July 9th, 2024

Engineering | July 09, 2024 | ...

Hi, Spring fans! Welcome to another installment of This Week in Spring! And what a week it's been! We've got a lot to get into, so let's dive right in.

Spring Tips: Testcontainers, Docker Compose, and Service Connections, oh my

Engineering | July 03, 2024 | ...

Hi, Spring fans! In this installment, we look at the amazing service connection mechanism in Spring Boot. Service connections are what allow Spring Boot to connect to Testcontainers or Docker Compose containers for supporting infrastructure like SQL databases, middleare, and more.

#java #javaframework #springboot #postgresql #kafka #rethinkdb #database #docker #testcontainers #testing

This Week in Spring - July 2nd, 2024

Engineering | July 03, 2024 | ...

Hi, spring fans! Welcome to another amazing installment of This Week in Spring!

Spring Tips: Go Further, Faster with Spring Boot 3.3 (UPDATED)

Engineering | June 27, 2024 | ...

NB: I had an error in the AppCDS demo in the older video. This video supercedes that video, with a re-recorded segment on AppCDS. Make sure you're watching the latest of these two similarly titled videos!

Hi, Spring fans! In this installment we look at ways to make your applications go further, faster, with AppCDS, GraalVM, AOT on the JRE, and Project CRaC (coordinate restore at checkpoint)

#springboot #java #graalvm #programming #coding

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