Andy Clement and Martin Lippert discuss the latest developments in Spring Tool Suite related to Java 7, Spring 3.1, Groovy, Grails, Gradle, and Cloud Foundry.
Rod Johnson and Stefan Schmidt introduce Spring Roo, building a sample app, unit and integration tests, AspectJ utilization, dependency injection, controller/view generation and GWT integration.
Ben Alex, the Roo’s founder, explains what Roo is, how to get started, what it is useful for and creates a project from scratch demonstrating some of Roo’s features as a RAD tool.
Christian Dupuis discusses the SpringSource Tool Suite (STS), STS features, demos of STS, Groovy/Grails, Spring 3.0, REST, Spring Roo, Cloud Foundry, tc Server, dm Server, VMWare, and the STS roadmap.
Adrian Colyer and Karl Rumelhart discuss the VMWare acquisition of SpringSource, Cloud Foundry, public vs private cloud, virtualization, vSphere, Infrastructure as a Service and vSphere performance.
Rod Johnson covers the history of Spring, Spring 3.0, Spring Integration, Groovy, Grails, tc Server, Spring Insight, SpringSource Tool Suite, the VMWare acquisition and the Enterprise Java Cloud.