This Month in Spring - February 2021

February 24, 2021 Josh Long


Hi, Spring fans! Welcome to another installment of This Month in Spring! I can't believe we're nearly into March of 2021! The year sure seems to be flying by! I've been busy. I know the Spring community's been busy.

I hope your month has been epic. If you celebrate Lunar New Year or Chinese New Year, then let me wish you 新年快乐! 

There's a ton of stuff to get to, so let's dive right in.

About the Author

Josh Long (@starbuxman) is a Spring Developer Advocate at VMware. Josh is a Java Champion, a Google Developer Expert for Kotlin, author of six books (including O'Reilly's "Cloud Native Java: Designing Resilient Systems with Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, and Cloud Foundry") and the just released "Reactive Spring" (, six best-selling Livelessons video trainings (including "Building Microservices with Spring Boot Livelessons" with Phil Webb and "Spring Security Livelessons" with Rob Winch, and "Cloud Foundry Livelessons" with Josh McKenty), and an open-source contributor (Spring Boot, Spring Integration, Spring Cloud, Activiti and Vaadin). Josh also has a podcast, "A Bootiful Podcast," and does a series of screencasts, "Spring Tips", on YouTube ( Josh routinely blogs on the Spring blog (

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