👋Hey there,I'm Dimitri

I like trying out new frameworks and writing about them. Below you can find the latest articles I wrote.

Using the Netflix stack with Spring boot: Hystrix

March 20th, 2017 | 11 min read | EHCache, Hystrix, Netflix, REST, Spring, Spring boot, Spring cloud

Recently I wrote some articles about the various Netflix components and how they fit into a microservice architecture. In this article I will talk about the next component that is usable with Spring boot and that’s Hystrix.

Utilizing cache abstraction with Spring boot and Ehcache

October 4th, 2016 | 9 min read | EHCache, Spring, Spring boot

Caching is a very common operation when developing applications. Spring made a neat abstraction layer on top of the different caching providers (Ehcache, Caffeine, Guava, GemFire, …). In this article I will demonstrate how the cache abstraction works using Ehcache as the actual cache implementation.