Josh (@starbuxman) is the Spring Developer Advocate at Pivotal. Josh is a Java Champion, author of 5 books (including O’Reilly’s upcoming Cloud Native Java: Designing Resilient Systems with Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, and Cloud Foundry) and 3 best-selling video trainings (including Building Microservices with Spring Boot Livelessons with Spring Boot co-founder Phil Webb), and an open-source contributor (Spring Boot, Spring Integration, Spring Cloud, Activiti and Vaadin)
The talk will include demos of the Spring app development lifecycle with Cloud Foundry: local development with STS, local deployment to Micro Cloud Foundry for testing, deployment to CloudFoundry.com.
Spring 3.1 is here, and it offers a LOT! The question is - what does it offer for you? Josh Long will introduce Spring 3.1 in this fast paced tour of all the new features, including profiles, Hibernate 4 support, XML free web applications, numerous updates to the code-centric component model, the environment abstraction, a caching abstraction, an improved REST API, and much more. Josh introduces numerous new features in terms of an application that he’ll introduce along the way.