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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.

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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.

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.

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...

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 IBM Cloud

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...

Writing a simple MicroProfile application (4): Using WebSockets and CDI events

Alasdair takes his simple MicroProfile application and adds WebSockets and CDI Events to notify the client about changes to the meeting. All code is...

Writing a simple MicroProfile application (3): Using Java EE concurrency

Alasdair takes his simple MicroProfile application and adds persistence using MongoDB as the persistence mechanism. All code is in GitHub.