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Querying Array of String using JPA Specification

Reading Time: 2 minutes Writing dynamic queries using JPA Specification could be a hard to understand and implement but lets make it simple and easy to understand! To query array of string in postgreSQL , we might use a query like this : select * from employee where ARRAY_TO_STRING(keywords, ‘,’) LIKE ‘%lunch%’; To use specification for querying array string datatype ,we will have to Define a custom dialect to Continue Reading

How to set default column value in JPA

Reading Time: < 1 minute There might be a situation when you want to set the default value of column in spring boot. You might be thinking how to set it even when you have set the default value in the database but you still get a null value stored in the database . It is because JPA includes the columns with null value in the insert query which you Continue Reading

Introduction to MongoDB with Java

Reading Time: 3 minutes We now live in a data driven world where we are generating so much data that it becomes difficult to manage this data using databases. There are different databases available for different use cases. For a long time Relational databases were used for most of the uses cases, but as the technology advanced and modern applications came which need more scalability and variety came into Continue Reading

Beginner’s Guide to GraphQL with Spring Boot

Reading Time: 4 minutes The world is a stage where all of us are artists. Constant learning is the foundation of success. So here we are going to have a tutorial on GraphQL in which we will see how to create a GraphQL server in Java. Objective We are going to query the details for a specific song from an online platform. Prerequisite Basic knowledge of:– Spring Boot– Java– Continue Reading

Resilience4j Retry with SpringBoot

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hi guys, I hope you are doing good. In this blog, we will be talking about one of the core modules of resilience4j: Retry. If you are not familiar with the resilience4j library then you can refer my last blog Bulkhead with Resilience4j. It would be a 2 minutes read. What is Retry in API calls? We use the Retry mechanism to make out the micro-services Continue Reading

Spring Beans in Java

Reading Time: 2 minutes Spring IoC container is the core of the Spring Framework.In spring-based applications, objects live inside a spring containerThe container instantiate the objects, wires them together and manages their complete life cycle from creation till destruction.These objects in the Spring IoC container are referred to as beans. What is Inversion Of Control(IoC)? IoC simply means giving control to spring container to create and instantiate the spring beans Let`s say you want to Continue Reading

Getting started with GraphQL

Reading Time: 2 minutes The world is a stage where all of us are artists. Constant learning is the foundation of success. So, here we are going to learn about a query language introduced by Facebook back in 2015, which is GraphQL. In this blog, we will cover the basics of GraphQL. Overview GraphQL is a query language(that’s what QL stands for) for your API and a server-side runtime Continue Reading