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Upgrade to the production license of Liberty in Maven’s pom.xml

A video showing how to edit a Maven pom.xml of a Liberty application to upgrade to the production license of WebSphere Liberty.

How to create a RESTful web service with Open Liberty

Create a RESTful web service that runs on Liberty. WebSphere Liberty is built on the Open Liberty project, which provides full Java EE and MicroProfile...

Generate a web application using Maven

A short video on how to generate a web application using Maven which Maven will build, then test and run on WebSphere Liberty.

Open Liberty guides

The Open Liberty getting started guides.

Create a new Java microservice to deploy with Microservice Builder

Three ways to create a new Java microservice to deploy with Microservice Builder: Command line, Bluemix, or the LIberty App Accelerator. Whichever way, you get...

Building and running Liberty apps with Maven in Eclipse

Maven builds and runs Java applications, pulling in dependencies the application needs to run (including, for Liberty applications, Liberty itself and any features required). Patrick...

Getting started with WebSphere in the cloud

A quick overview of how to get started deploying apps to WebSphere Liberty or traditional WebSphere in the cloud.

Collect metrics from Liberty apps and display in Grafana

A simple sample of how to add custom metrics to your Liberty applications using the Dropwizard metrics Java API and JMX MBeans, collect them using...

Asynchronous I/O: What is it and why?

Asynchronous I/O was added in Servlet 3.1 and, in my opinion, is extremely useful. All applications should make use of it.

Writing tests for Liberty apps

How to write tests for Liberty apps, both secured and unsecured, and running them using Maven.

Developer tools

Looking for information about developer tools to use with WebSphere Liberty? Start here...

JAX-RS and WebSphere Liberty: BYO Jackson

Liberty uses Jackson as its JAX-RS implementation but does not expose it to user applications. If you want to use some of the cool...

Design and deploy OpenAPI microservices with SwaggerHub and Bluemix

Design an OpenAPI document in SwaggerHub, then quickly add an integration layer with GitHub which generates the necessary JAX-RS 2.0 code and triggers a DevOps...

Creating a Hello World app with Spring MVC on Liberty

Paul describes how to create a simple "Hello World" application with a Spring Model View Controller (MVC) endpoint and a Spring REST endpoint using Spring...

Run your app on Bluemix using IBM Bluemix Tools

Take an app, import it into Eclipse, push it to the cloud with IBM Bluemix Tools.