Spring Boot

In this tutorial you will learn you how to use Asymmetric Encryption(RSA key pair) to encrypt sensitive information in configuration properties served by Spring Cloud Config Server.  Asymmetric Encryption is a stronger encryption type than symmetric encryption(shared key) but it requires just a little bit more effort to set up because we need to generate an encryption…

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In this tutorial you will learn how to encrypt and decrypt a property value which is being served by Spring Cloud Config Server. The Config Server can use a symmetric (shared) key or an asymmetric one (RSA key pair). In this tutorial we will use symmetric key. For Asymmetric Encryption read this tutorial: Spring Cloud Config…

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In this tutorial you will learn how to configure your Spring Cloud Config Server to use native file system as a backend. For a step by step series of video lessons, please check this page: Spring Boot Microservices and Spring Cloud. Create Spring Cloud Config Server To learn how to create your very first Spring Cloud…

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In this Spring Boot tutorial you will learn how to implement User Authentication(User Login) functionality for your RESTful Web Service built with Spring Boot, Spring MVC, Spring Security using JWT. There is also a step-by-step video demonstration on how to do User Authentication available here. The user authentication functionality we are going to implement in…

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In this short tutorial you will learn how to use SearchPaths to configure your Spring Cloud Config Server to discover properties files in a remote Git repository subdirectories. To learn how to configure Spring Cloud Config Server and also Spring Cloud Config Client please read this tutorial: Learn to use Spring Cloud Config Server and Spring…

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In this tutorial you will learn how to bind nested properties from application.properties file to a Java class. Once you finish this tutorial you might also want to check: How to bind simple(not nested) properties to a Java class, and How to use @ConfigurationProperties with Spring Boot @Profile. Example of Nested Properties in a Properties File…

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In this tutorial you will learn how to use @ConfigurationProperties together with Spring Boot Profiles and @Profile annotation. This tutorial assumes you have a basic knowledge of how to use @ConfigurationProperties in your Spring Boot application. If you are very new to it, then please read this tutorial: Spring Boot @ConfigurationProperties Tutorial. You should also have…

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@ConfigurationProperties is used to bind all the properties in a properties file to a Java class annotated with @ConfigurationProperties. You can then use a Java object to access configuration properties defined in a properties file. Earlier I have shared with you a tutorial on how to read application properties in Spring Boot RESTful Web Service…

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In this tutorial you will learn how to use Spring Boot Profiles. You can use Spring Boot Profile functionality when you need to provide application configuration for a specific environment. For example, when your application runs in a development environment, then your application will use a specific for that environment application.properties file. And when you…

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In this tutorial you will learn how to use Spring Cloud Bus to notify running Microservices about the changes in Spring Cloud Config property file. Running Microservices will be updated with new properties stored in Spring Cloud Config file without the need for you to restart them. These way you can update values in a…

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In this short Spring Boot tutorial I am going to show you how use @Validated and @Email annotations to validate email address sent to a RESTful Web Service in HTTP GET Request. If you are looking for an example of how to validate email address sent in HTTP POST request, please have a look at my…

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In this tutorial on Spring Cloud you will learn how to create your own Spring Cloud Config Server and also, how to configure a Spring Boot Application to be a Spring Cloud Config Client. Spring Cloud Config Server Spring Cloud Config Server is a Spring Boot application. So to create our own Spring Cloud Config…

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In this tutorial you will learn how to use Zuul API Gateway to enable the load balancing of your RESTful Web Services registered with Eureka Discovery Service. Because Zuul API Gateway internally uses Ribbon Load Balancer there is almost nothing you need to do to have this load balancer work for you. To be able…

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