Not only the weather outside brought Spring to us. In the first round of the first conference day, Stéphane Nicoll as one of the main contributors presented the news around the next major Spring Framework Release.
Java, Web and Mobile
The Agile Day as the first conference day of this years JAX conference brought an insight into agile project experiences within different organizations and environments.
Software developer constantly need to implement and deploy a new version of an application. In issue 5-2017 of German Java magazine, our colleague Steffen Mall argues that simple and fast refactoring of a database model is one of the most important things in order to implement flexible business requirements.
Setup your local development workspace with test data to ensure that each developer is able to start immediately on a clean and useful workspace.
Java EE7 introduced JSON-P, which is supposed to standardize processing and parsing of JSON. This year, EE8 now brings ‘Java API for JSON Binding’ (JSON-B). Time for a closer look.
In my current project I work in the QA-team. One of the questions we have to answer was, “How can we test a rest webservice?” With REST Assured, we found an easy way to test the service from various aspects. This tutorial explains how.
Using an object-relational mapping framework like Hibernate disburdens developers from creating complex DDL scripts to setup an application’s database schema. However, in real life such scripts are still needed – at least for the DBA who forbids applications to alter database objects. This post shows how to easily generate the database schema DDL script without typing an SQL commands.
There are several project management tools out there. In issue 2-2016 of German Business Technology magazine, our colleague Christine Bauers compared six agile project management tools: Agilo for Scrum, ZenHub, Active Collab, ScrumDo, JIRA and Pivotal Tracker.
The first part of this post introduced parameterized tests to avoid missing or unnecessary translation resources. I also showed an example of a possibly parameterized test, which was to outline how good test failure design helps to find all errors instead only the first or have static variables.