Developing, deploying, and operating cloud applications should be as easy as local applications. This should be the governing principle behind any cloud platform, library, or tool. Spring Cloud–an open-source library–makes it easy to develop JVM applications for the cloud. In this book, you will be introduced to Spring Cloud and will master its features from the application developer's point of view.
All of the code is organized into folders. Each folder starts with a number followed by the application name. For example, Chapter02.
All code files are present in their respective folders. Chapters 1,3,9,13 and 14 do not contain code files.
The code will look like the following:
<dependency> <groupId>org.springframework.cloud</groupId> <artifactId>spring-cloud-config-server</artifactId> </dependency>
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