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Spring by Example

Part I: Spring Introduction

PrefaceSpring In Context: Core ConceptsA Practical Introduction to Inversion of Control

Part II: Core

AspectJ Load-time Weaving in Spring

Part III: Persistence

Simple Spring JDBC TemplateSimple Hibernate XML ConfigurationOne to Many Hibernate XML ConfigurationOne to Many Hibernate Annotation ConfigurationOne to Many JPA Hibernate ConfigurationJPA Joined InheritanceSpring Data JPASpring Data JPA AuditingHibernate Transaction Annotation ConfigurationSimple Spring Transactional JUnit 4 Test

Part IV: Web

Simple Tiles 2 Spring MVC WebappBasic Webapp InternationalizationSimple Spring MVC Form Annotation Configuration WebappSimple Spring Security WebappSimple Spring Web Flow WebappSpring Web Flow Subflow WebappSimple Grails WebappSimple Flex Webapp

Part V: Enterprise

Simple Spring JMSSimple Spring Web ServicesEmbedded Spring Web ServicesSimple Spring IntegrationSpring JMXSpring Modules JCR Node Creation & RetrievalVelocity E-mail TemplateSolr Client

Part VI: Contact Application

Contact Application DAOContact Application Web Service BeansContact Application ServicesContact Application REST ServicesContact Application WebappContact Application Test

Part VII: Modules

Spring by Example Custom ServletContext Scope ModuleSpring by Example Custom Thread Scope ModuleSpring by Example's Dynamic Tiles 2 Spring MVC ModuleSpring by Example JCR ModuleSpring by Example Utils ModuleSpring by Example Web ModuleSpring Modules Validation