• Simplifying Enterprise Applications with Spring 2.0 and AspectJ

    by Adrian Colyer on  Aug 10, 2006 13

    This article reviews Spring AOP support in 2.0, and walks you through an adoption roadmap for AOP in enterprise applications, with plenty of examples of features that can be implemented simply using AOP, but would be very hard to do any other way.

  • Annotation Hammer

    by Venkat Subramaniam on  Jul 25, 2006 16

    Annotations in Java 5 provide a very powerful metadata mechanism. Yet, like anything else, we need to figure out where it makes sense to use it. In this article we will take a look at why Annotations matter and discuss cases for their use and misuse.