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Creating a hypermedia-drive RESTful web service on Open Liberty

Learn how to use Hypermedia as the Engine of Application State (HATEOAS) to drive your RESTful web service on Open Liberty.

Using @CircuitBreaker for fault tolerance on Open Liberty – a MicroProfile interactive guide

Try it out live in the browser (no installation required)! How to build fault tolerant microservices with MicroProfile CircuitBreaker.

Card example

Deploy Java OpenAPI microservices in containers using Liberty, Kubernetes, and IBM Cloud

Learn how to deploy Java Open API microservices on WebSphere Liberty in Docker containers running on various flavors of Kubernetes.

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...