1 comment on “Response size compression in Lagom: GZip Encoding”

Response size compression in Lagom: GZip Encoding


This is a small blog post, in which we will go through the steps to add response compression in our Java-based Lagom service. If you are not familiar with the concepts of Lagom, read through this blog to gain a…

2 comments on “Lagom 1.4: What’s new?”

Lagom 1.4: What’s new?


Lagom is a reactive microservice framework, which is increasingly becoming the go-to solution for building a microservice-based architecture for industry-wide services. In case you still haven't heard of it, this blog post will not only familiarize you with the idea…

5 comments on “JWT Authentication with Play Framework”

JWT Authentication with Play Framework


In this blog, I will demonstrate how to implement JWT Authentication with Play Framework. JSON Web Token (JWT) is a compact, self-contained which means securely transfer the information between two parties. It can be sent via Post request or inside the…

1 comment on “Introduction to Swagger”

Introduction to Swagger


Hello all, Knoldus organised a knolx session on the topic "Introduction to Swagger" on Friday, 28 October 2016. Swagger is a simple yet powerful representation of your RESTful API. With the largest ecosystem of API tooling on the planet, thousands…

2 comments on “Gatling Integration with Play”

Gatling Integration with Play


I have started working on a project which require stress testing using Gatling. I Setup the sbt project on which gatling is working fine. But when I try to integrate it using play framework, it doesn't work. The project structure…

1 comment on “Introduction to Knockout js with Play template”

Introduction to Knockout js with Play template


Knockout is a JavaScript library that is based on Model–view–viewmodel (MVVM) that helps to build responsive UI display. This makes a clear separation between the model(Domain model/ stored data), view(User Interface) and view-model(presentation of the model in which binder communicates…

0 comments on “Play2 Pdf Plugin: JS enabled and disabled browser”

Play2 Pdf Plugin: JS enabled and disabled browser


In this post I'm going to talk about generating PDF documents in Play web application with the help of "play2-pdf plugin". Firstly, I want to focus on the criteria that we consider or investigate while generating PDF in our projects:…

3 comments on “Frontend to Backend: Everything is on Scala using Play, Scala.js and ScalaCSS”

Frontend to Backend: Everything is on Scala using Play, Scala.js and ScalaCSS


In my previous post, I tried to create a pure front-end application using Scala.js and ScalaCSS. So that we can build our front-end also in a typesafe way. But there was no server interaction. This time I have tried to…

1 comment on “Messages and internationalization in Play 2.4.x”

Messages and internationalization in Play 2.4.x


In this blog we would discuss about Messages and internationalization in Play Framework which would drive us through the implementation and testing of the Play MessagesAPI. Messages and internationalization Play supports Internationalization (i18n) out of the box by leveraging the…