Category Archives: Play Framework

Akka HTTP vs Other REST API Tools


Hi Folks ! Lately there have been a lot of tools that allow us to build rest APIs like the following : Akka Http Play Scalatra http4s Finch Spray In my blog today, I will be discussing Akka Http and … Continue reading

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Play-Spark2 A simple Application


In This Blog We Will Create  a very simple application with Play FrameWork And Spark. Apache Spark is a fast and general-purpose cluster computing system. It provides high-level APIs in Scala, Java, and Python that make parallel jobs easy to … Continue reading

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Web Designing using Pure.css


In today’s blog I will be introducing Pure.css (simply referred to as “Pure”), it’s use case and advantages over its counterparts. The blog will get you acquainted with the basics of the Pure. I shall discuss the basic idea behind … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Knolx: Effective way to code in Scala


In this presentation, we are going to discuss about how to write  effective code in  Scala and also talk about Scala ExecutionContext and how create own  ExecutionContext.     Below is the Youtube video of the this session.  

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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 … Continue reading

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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: … Continue reading

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Integration Test Configuration in Play Framework


A few days ago I’ve come across a problem while writing integration testing of my play application. My need was like to run unit and Integration test separately, in a normal sbt project, it’s easy to configure it, but I couldn’t find … Continue reading

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