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To Java 17 and beyond!

To Java 17 and beyond!

By Alain Van Hout, Java Software Crafter  It’s already been 4 years since Oracle upturned Java’s slow release schedule (which includes 3 years between versions 7 and 8, and between versions 8 and 9), in favour of a release every 6 months. With each release, there is...
The ins and outs of GraphQL: with Java and Spring

The ins and outs of GraphQL: with Java and Spring

The term GraphQL is getting a lot of attention lately. As its name suggests, it’s a query language, just like SQL (Structured Query Language). Unlike SQL however, it’s used not in database interactions, but in web APIs. To explain the benefits it can bring there,...
Introduction to reactive programming with Spring

Introduction to reactive programming with Spring

What is reactive programming? Reactive programming is all about dealing with asynchronous data streams and a specific propagation of change. This means implementing modifications to the execution environment in a certain order. Let’s have a look at a real life example...