Upcoming GIDS Talk - Evolving with Java

DetailsI have had the opportunity to work with several developers having a wide range of experience during my coaching engagements. Some of them were happily ignoring the features available in modern versions of the language and busy writing more code and fixing bugs, while others wanted to improve their skills…

Micronaut 1.1 - Improvements in JUnit Tests

Micronaut 1.1.0.RC2 is the latest version as of writing this post.JUnit 5 is now the default test framework for Java projects.Following are the dependencies from the service we created using Micronaut 1.0.5dependencies { annotationProcessor "io.micronaut:micronaut-inject-java" annotationProcessor "io.micronaut:micronaut-validation" compile "io.micronaut:…

Micronaut 1.1 - Challenges with IntelliJ IDEA

Micronaut version 1.1 RC2 is the latest as of writing this post.One of my previous post describes how to create a service in Micronaut. That post was created using version 1.0.5. I was pleasantly surprised to see JUnit 5 as the default test framework for Java…

Micronaut Configuration for CLI

In my previous post we saw how to create a service using micronaut CLI. When you create an application/project using the CLI command mn, the preferences you entered are saved in a file named 'micronaut-cli.yml', which can be found at the project top level directory. Let's take a…

Creating a Service with Micronaut

Micronaut is a framework on JVM to develop microservices and serverless (FaaS) based applications. Micronaut support Java, Groovy and Kotlin languages.Let's quickly get our hands wet with creating a service using Micronaut.Installing Micronaut CLIIf you are are on a *nix platform and not using SDKMAN, I highly recommend…

Evolving with Java - How to Remain Relevant & Effective

#Java turns 23 this year! At #gids19, April 23rd, @naresha_k will share his experiences learning and evolving with #Java in the last 15+ years. You will learn how to remain relevant & effective too. More info: https://t.co/clABP1TbWE pic.twitter.com/qArLmuT2dl— Saltmarch GIDS (@developersummit) March…

Working with files in Java in the post Java 7 Era

Abstract:Java has been here for more than 19 years and it has evolved so much from the initial version. Some of these changes were accepted widely, while few changes haven't caught much of attention from the mainstream developer community. I believe file API is one such under explored area.…