Introduction to Spring 4, Spring MVC and Spring REST
Duration: 35 hours
Prerequisites: Java programming experience and an understanding of object-oriented design principles. The course Java Programming or equivalent knowledge provides a solid foundation.
Students Will Learn:
- Introduction to Spring
- The Spring Container
- Dependencies and Dependency Injection
- Annotation-based Configuration
- Java-based Configuration
- Integrating Configuration Types
- Bean Scope and Lifecycle
- Value Injection
- Constructor Injection
- Qualifiers / DSL
- Database Access With Spring
- Spring AOP Introduction
- Spring Transaction Management
- Java EE Web Applications with Spring
- Spring MVC Basics
- View Resolvers
- Controller Details
- Forms and Model Objects
- Working with Sessions
- RESTful Services with Spring
- Common REST Patterns
This course introduces the techniques for using the powerful capabilities of Spring 4 including the three main configuration styles: Java-based (@Configuration), annotation-based (@Component), and the traditional XML-based configuration that may still play an important role in existing and new projects. It also provides guidelines for when and how to use each one.
The course starts with in-depth coverage on using the powerful capabilities of Spring's Core module to reduce coupling and increase the flexibility, ease of maintenance, and testing of your applications. Coverage also includes integrating persistence layers (e.g. Hibernate/JPA) with Spring, using Spring's powerful Aspect Oriented Programming (AOP) to program cross-cutting concerns in a safe and maintainable way and using Spring's declarative transaction capabilities.
The course includes integrating Spring with Java EE Web applications and an introduction to Spring MVC. Spring MVC utilizes a Model-View-Controller pattern for building Web applications and the intoduction covers the basics of Spring MVC and how it supports organizing your Web applications in a highly structured, loosely coupled manner. This includes an introduction to REST (Representational state transfer) and how to use Spring MVC to build RESTful resources and invoke them from Ajax-based front ends.
This course will enable you to build working Spring applications and give you an understanding of the important concepts and technology. Comprehensive hands-on labs provide reinforcement of the topics covered in the course and practical experience deploying solutions.
|Introduction to Spring
||Configuration in Depth
|Wiring in Depth
||Database Access with Spring
|Aspect Oriented Programming (AOP)
||Spring Transaction (TX) Management
|Additional Spring MVC Capabilities
||RESTful Services with Spring
|Master Java Developer||4-course track