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

Difference between Mono and Flux

October 1st, 2019 | 7 min read | Java, Project Reactor, Reactive programming

Two key-components of Project Reactor are the Mono and Flux publishers. In this tutorial I’ll explain the differences between them and how to use them.

Reactive relational databases with R2DBC and Spring

June 25th, 2019 | 5 min read | PostgreSQL, Project Reactor, R2DBC, Reactive programming, Spring boot, Spring WebFlux

In the past, we’ve covered how to use reactive programming with Project Reactor and Spring. Around that time, I mentioned that the support for databases was limited due to the amount of blocking JDBC drivers. However, some relational databases do support reactive connectivity, and with R2DBC, we can easily use those within our projects.