This Month in Spring - March 2022

March 24, 2022 Josh Long

Hi, Spring fans! Welcome to another installment of This Month in Spring! Can you believe we're already staring down April 2022? How're you doing? Spring is here for those in the northern hemisphere (including meee)! Astrologically and meteorologically, speaking, of course. I love this season. Longer days, greener grass, bluer skies, and more.

Next week, my family and I are headed to Hawaii for some much-needed R&R while my daughter has a week off. (It's hard to believe she might be going to college in another state in 18 months! We need all the family vacations we can get together! T_T)

Anyway, we've got a ton of cool stuff to look at so let's dive right into it! 

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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