Methodologies & Tools
Tuesday, 08. May 2018., 15:40
Today, there is certainly more than one way to start building your Java web app (using your favourite IDE capabilities, Spring Initializr) – be it a traditional monolith or a microservice oriented architecture. One of the more complete approaches to bootstraping your app is JHipster – a development platform to generate, develop and deploy Spring Boot + Angular Web applications and Spring microservices. We will take a look if generating a complete (strongly opinionated!) JHipster application brings the boost in productivity it promises, or are we still better of starting from a smaller footprint (start-from-scratch or Spring Initializr) and building everything ourselves.