Jaap Coomans | Devoxx

Devoxx UK 2019
from Wednesday 8 May to Friday 10 May 2019.

Jaap is a Java and Kotlin developer for jstack with more than 10 years of experience in Java development in various environments. He's passionate about the JVM ecosystem and Open Source technology and likes to combine architecture and design with hands-on development. Outside IT he loves playing board-games and drinking craft beer with friends and colleagues.

See also https://www.jstack.eu

Migrating your Spring Boot application to Java Modules


Java Modules have been around for a little while now and most of know deep inside that we need start doing something with them. Yet most developers are waiting for the momentum to take off. You've probably heard the theory a couple of times already, but putting it into practice sounds like mummy forcing you to eat your veggies. Actually I love my veggies, so I’ll gladly help you out here. In this session I will demonstrate how you can start using the power of modules in your own application. A Spring Boot application. Because despite the adoption in libraries is not yet great, you can already perfectly make your own application modular. I will guide you through a step-by-step approach to making your application modular. No magic or module-fu is required to achieve this result. Just everyday technologies we have at our disposal in the Java ecosystem. And as a bonus, it even works with Kotlin....

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