I released five new sample lessons from my Test With Spring course: Introduction to Spock Framework

January 2012

Spring Data JPA Tutorial: CRUD

We have now configured the persistence layer of our Spring application. We are finally ready to create our first Spring Data JPA repository. This blog post describes how we can create a repository that provides CRUD operations for todo entries.

Spring Data JPA Tutorial: Configuration

After we have declared the required dependencies in our POM file, we have to configure the application context of our Spring application. This blog post describes how we can configure the persistence layer of a Spring application that uses Spring

There Are No Small Projects

How often have your heard one of the following phrases: This is a small project so we will just have to put something together and FAST. Big projects need to be designed in a totally different manner than small ones. This is just a campaign product