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Spencer Gibb

Spencer Gibb

Spring Cloud co-founder and co-lead

Ann Arbor, MI

Spencer is an industry veteran with experience in e-commerce platforms, government and non-profit organizations to business intelligence startups.
Blog Posts by Spencer Gibb

Spring Cloud Hoxton.M3 is now available

On behalf of the community, I am pleased to announce that Milestone 3 (M3) of the Spring Cloud Hoxton Release Train is available today. The release can be found in the Spring Milestone repository. You can check out the Hoxton release notes for more information.

Notable Changes in the Hoxton Release Train

This milestone release is compatible with Spring Boot 2.2.0.RC1.

Spring Cloud Circuit Breaker

We welcome Spring Cloud Circuit Breaker as a new project under the Spring Cloud release train. This project provides an abstraction API for adding circuit breakers to your application. At the time of this blog post, there are four supported implementations:

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Simplifying the Spring Cloud Release Train

Spring Cloud continues to prove immensely popular, and over the last few years a number of IaaS providers have provided integration with their technology and joined the release train. This has typically involved getting into the spring-cloud GitHub org and publishing in the org.springframework.cloud Maven groupid. As the number of projects included looks to increase, it is becoming a little unwieldy, and we wanted to take a step back and review the pros and cons that this model provides and propose a better path forward that benefits all projects involved.

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Spring Cloud Hoxton.M1 is available.

On behalf of the community, I am pleased to announce that Milestone 1 (M1) of the Spring Cloud Hoxton Release Train is available today. The release can be found in Spring Milestone repository. You can check out the Hoxton release notes for more information.

Notable Changes in the Hoxton Release Train

This milestone release is compatible with Spring Boot 2.2.0.M4.

Spring Cloud Gateway

Spring Cloud Gateway has added support for RSocket. Look for more in an upcoming blog post.

Spring Cloud Contract

Gradle support has been updated to 5.5, and Groovy to version 2.5. A major refactoring has happened, simplifying and rewriting to Java where possible.

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Spring Cloud Greenwich.SR2 is available.

On behalf of the community, I am pleased to announce that Service Release 2 (SR2) of the Spring Cloud Greenwich Release Train is available today. The release can be found in Maven Central. You can check out the Greenwich release notes for more information.

Notable Changes in the Greenwich Release Train

All projects were updated in coordination with the Spring nohttp effort.

Spring Cloud Gateway

Many updates and fixes were included via Reactor and Reactor Netty. Gateway also efficiently caches the request body when Retry is enabled or if the Read Body Predicate is used.

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Preview releases of Spring Cloud Alibaba are available: 0.9.0, 0.2.2, and 0.1.2

NOTE: This is a guest post from our friends at Alibaba.

Hi! Today, we’re very excited to announce that the 0.9.0, 0.2.2, and 0.1.2 releases of Spring Cloud Alibaba are now available.

Release Highlight

Included in this GA are 3 new releases:

  • Release 0.9.0: Compatible with Spring Cloud Greenwich
  • Release 0.2.2: Compatible with Spring Cloud Finchley
  • Release 0.1.2: Compatible with Spring Cloud Edgware

Four new modules were added to all three releases:

  • spring-cloud-alibaba-sentinel-zuul
  • spring-cloud-alibaba-seata
  • spring-cloud-alibaba-dubbo (not available in Release 0.1.2)
  • spring-cloud-alibaba-sms
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CVE-2019-3799: Spring Cloud Config 2.1.2, 2.0.4, 1.4.6 Released

We have released Spring Cloud Config 2.1.2, 2.0.4, and 1.4.6 to address CVE-2019-3799: Directory Traversal with spring-cloud-config-server. Please review the information in the CVE report and upgrade immediately.

These fixes will be included in the next release of the respective Spring Cloud release train.

NOTE: To override the version in Maven, update the dependency to include the version, such as:

<dependency>
	<groupId>org.springframework.cloud</groupId>
	<artifactId>spring-cloud-config-server</artifactId>
	<version>2.1.2.RELEASE</version>
</dependency>
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Spring Cloud for Alibaba 0.2.1 released

NOTE: This is a guest post from our friends at Alibaba.

Hello everyone! Today, we’re very excited to announce that the 0.2.1.RELEASE of Spring Cloud Alibaba is available now.

Release highlights:

  • Added two new modules to Spring Cloud Alibaba: spring-cloud-alibaba-schedulerx and spring-cloud-stream-binder-rocketmq.
  • Added some new features in spring-cloud-alibaba-nacos and spring-cloud-alibaba-sentinel.
  • Fixed some bugs in the previous version.

Notes:

  • The Spring Cloud Alibaba project is a community project maintained by Alibaba.

  • The 0.2.1.RELEASE is compatible with Spring Cloud Finchley. Also included in this version is a 0.1.1.RELEASE, which is compatible with Spring Cloud Edgware. 0.1.1.RELEASE also contains the components and features that are new in 0.2.1.

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Spring Cloud Greenwich.RC1 available now

On behalf of the community, I am pleased to announce that the Release Candidate 1 (RC1) of the Spring Cloud Greenwich Release Train is available today. The release can be found in Spring Milestone repository. You can check out the Greenwich release notes for more information.

End of Life (EOL) Reminder

The Dalston release train will reach EOL status at the end of 2018.

Notable Changes in the Greenwich Release Train

This milestone is compatible with Spring Boot 2.1.1.RELEASE. Updates were made across the projects for Java 11 compatibility.

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Spring Cloud Greenwich.M3 is available

On behalf of the community, I am pleased to announce that the Milestone 3 (M3) of the Spring Cloud Greenwich Release Train is available today. The release can be found in Spring Milestone repository. You can check out the Greenwich release notes for more information.

Notable Changes in the Greenwich Release Train

This milestone is compatible with Spring Boot 2.1.0.RELEASE. Changes have been made for Java 11 compatibility. See the Github Project for more information.

Spring Cloud Bus

Fixed a compatiblity issue with Spring Cloud Stream.

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Spring Cloud for Alibaba 0.2.0 released

Hi! Today, we’re very excited to announce the first preview release of Spring Cloud Alibaba.

The Spring Cloud Alibaba project, consisting of Alibaba’s open-source components and several Alibaba Cloud products, aims to implement and expose well known Spring Framework patterns and abstractions to bring the benefits of Spring Boot and Spring Cloud to Java developers using Alibaba products.

NOTE: The Spring Cloud Alibaba project is a community project maintained by Alibaba.

NOTE: Version 0.2.0.RELEASE is compatible with the Spring Boot 2.0.x line. Version 0.1.0.RELEASE is compatible with the Spring Boot 1.x line.

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