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

Running a Spring batch at a schedule

June 19th, 2018 | 4 min read | spring batch, Spring boot

Last time, I wrote a Spring batch application to index local markdown files into Apache Solr. While the default configuration of Spring batch is great, I don’t want to re-run the application to re-index all documents. In this tutorial I’ll show you how you can run a batch job at a certain schedule.

Indexing documents with Spring batch

June 5th, 2018 | 9 min read | Solr, spring batch, Spring boot

Batch processing of information is a common thing to do when developing applications. Spring has its own framework to handle batch processing, called Spring batch. In this tutorial, I’ll use Spring batch to index markdown documents on my local disk onto Solr to make them easier to search for.