Supercharge your API with Reactive Streams

Today I did my session, about Reactive streams at Social Connections 14 in the very sunny Berlin. Slides of the session Social connections14: Super charge your API’s with Reactive streams from Frank van der Linden Reactive Streams Starter For this session I created a starter project, which will give you a kick start if you Read More

My slides of my session at IconUK and more

Icon UK 2018 has finished. Was great to see and speak to many people again. My Slides of IconUK Here are the slides of my session. Icon UK 2018 – Spring forward: an introduction to Spring boot and Thymeleaf for (XPages) developers from Frank van der Linden ….and more For my session I have created a Read More

Quick tip: Swagger support for Spring Webflux

At my customers when I create microservices I always add Swagger support, because it easy to test the microservice. Another create benefit it gives the business also a nice UI to see what to expect. Problem Now I am preparing a demo for my session about Reactive Programming, which I will give at Social Connections Read More

I am…. speaking at Icon UK and Social Connections

I am on my way to Birmingham to attend and speak at Icon UK On Friday at 12:10 – 12:55 I will have my session Spring forward: an introduction to Spring boot and Thymeleaf for (XPages) developers The world of (XPages) developer is moving fast. Customers rethinking platforms and solutions. Spring Boot makes it easy Read More

The slides of my session at Engage 2018

Engage 2018 is over. Another great event, this time at the stunning venue, the SS Rotterdam. My slides Here is are my slides of my session. Thanks everyone who had attended my session Spring forward: an introduction to Spring boot and Thymeleaf from Frank van der Linden Demo project For this session I have created Read More

Quick tip: test HTML pages on a local webserver with NodeJS

At a customer we are building lots of microservices with Spring boot which runs on Pivotal Cloud Foundry hosted at the Azure platform. Some of these microservices are called from web pages with certain specific information, like field info. So in our projects we have most of the time a test html page to mimic Read More

Quick tip: run your Cloudant data everywhere with CouchDb

I moved our HR Assistant application to a Spring boot to run everywhere, but the data was still stored in a Cloudant database running on IBM Cloud. No problem, but not that flexible. So I was looking for a way to to store the data somewhere with minimum impact. Step 1: Get CouchDb running I Read More

IBM Think: my topics

With IBM Think 2018 just around the corner, it is time to finalise my schedule. I am fortunately to be already in Las Vegas to run a 12K tomorrow near the Hoover Dam. There are so many sessions at IBM Think, that it could be overwhelming. Pick topics As at IBM InterConnect I picked a Read More

I will be speaking at EntwicklerCamp, again

I am pleased to return to EntwicklerCamp in Germany. This year it will be April 23rd till April 25th. My sessions At EntwicklerCamp I will do an enhanced session about HR Assistant, focused on the development part. I will show the latest enhancements. In my second session I will give an introduction to Spring Boot Read More

HR Assistant – Document Conversion but different

Document conversion was one of the top items on our backlog which didn’t make it in the final contest version.   What is Watson Document Conversion On the Document Conversion API documentation page is the following stated about this service “The IBM Watson™ Document conversion service converts a single HTML, PDF, or Microsoft Word™ document Read More