This talk shows what Spring Boot has to offer the web developer out of the box: content negotiation, internationalization, view templates, security, messaging with websockets, etc.
Josh Long and Phillip Webb present what Spring Boot is, why it's turning heads, why you should consider it for your next application and how to get started.
Steve Pember discusses the tenants of the Reactive Pattern and the importance of moving away from Monolithic to Reactive architectures.
Sam Brannen provides an overview of what's been deprecated, what's changed, and what's been introduced in Spring's testing support, with real life examples and tips for best practices.
Dan Woods talks about Ratpack, an asynchronous web framework for the JVM that was inspired by the simplistic nature of Ruby's Sinatra framework.
Ryan Vanderwerf speaks about the roles of cache clustering, session clustering, and quartz clustering with open source Terracotta, Quartz, and BigMemory.
Peter Niederwieser discusses building a continuous delivery pipeline using Gradle and Jenkins.
Grails comes with extensive testing support, ranging from unit to integration to functional tests. Ken Kousen demonstrates the range of options available both natively and through testing plugins.
Colin Harrington warns that application security is not a concern that we can ignore. Vulnerabilities come from various angles, but it is important to stay aware so we can recognize and thwart threats
Jeff Scott Brown talks about the Grails 2 features and functionality related to building RESTful services.
Grails project lead, Graeme Rocher, presents a preview of the much anticipating version 3.0 rewrite of the Grails framework including presentation of the goals behind the changes.
Ken Kousen shows how to learn Grails from basic principles to advanced concepts by building a small, but interesting application.