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Skipping a CI Build for non-code changes

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Skipping a CI build is like purposefully not brushing your teeth every morning and evening. You know it should not be skipped and you feel guilty when you do...

Microservice Communication Patterns

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A microservice architecture is all about communication. How should services communicate in any given business scenario? Should they call each other synchrono...

REST with Hypermedia - Hot or Not?

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Believing Roy Fielding, who first coined the REST acronym, you may call your API a REST API only if you make use of hypertext. But what is hypermedia? This a...

Modularizing a Spring Boot Application

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Every software project comes to a point where the code should be broken up into modules. These may be modules within a single code base or modules that each ...

Autostart for your Spring Boot Application

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A few months ago I was asked to find a solution for starting and stopping a Spring Boot application under Windows automatically together with the computer th...