Add some Swag{ger} to your SpringBoot API

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A while back we created a simple API with spring-boot. See here. One of the key thing is that people have to know how to find and use your API. You can have the coolest API in the world but if people can’t find it and don’t know how to use it….it rather useless. There are a few tools which can help us document our API. We can use Swagger, Continue ReadingAdd some Swag{ger} to your SpringBoot API

Building a simple microservice using Spring Boot

In this short post, I will show how to build a simple JPA Microservice using Spring Boot. Spring Boot makes it easy to create stand-alone based applications that you can run and need very little Spring configuration as we will see in this short tutorial. For an explanation about microservices, read this article of Martin Fowler. For the code, see https://github.com/hugohendriks1978/climbing-api As I was saying we are going to use Continue ReadingBuilding a simple microservice using Spring Boot