Session: REST assured - Hypermedia APIs with Spring MVC
Friday 14.10 - 15.00
Room: Honey Badger
Spring MVC forms a solid foundation to implement REST based web-services in Java. However, in real-world projects developers still face challenges when it comes to advanced questions of REST. How to really leverage hypermedia? How to model more complex business functionality with REST. The talk discusses approaches to these chellanges developed during customer engagemants and introduces the Spring HATEOAS library.
Basic knowledge of REST (Resources, URI, HTTP methods), basic knowledge in Java web frameworks (e.g. Spring MVC)
Oliver Gierke is engineer at SpringSource, a division of VMware, project lead of the Spring Data JPA, MongoDB and core module and member of the JPA 2.1 expert group. He has been into developing enterprise applications and open source projects for over 6 years now. His working focus is centered around software architecture, Spring and persistence technologies. He is regularly speaking at German and international conferences as well as author of technology articles.