Articles by: dmiller

Spring MVC – setting JSON date format

Spring MVC's message conversion feature is the bomb.  I love it; I wish I'd started using it long ago.  Just make sure your JSON fields match your POJO property names, and your MVC controller includes a POJO parameter or return value.  Then Spring MVC auto-converts...

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Mule Integration with Spring: A New Approach

I've written about using Mule with Spring on my personal blog.  In this article I described how to integrate Mule into an existing Spring MVC application. That approach involved configuring the web.xml file to setup a Mule context: <listener>...

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Mule and Activiti: Happy Together

Activiti out-of-the-box supports Mule tasks. When Activiti encounters a Mule task, it launches the configured Mule flow. This integration is exactly why my new project uses Mule in the first place. But Activiti also supports execution and task listeners: code that...

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ArkCase: Getting Some Love

It's been a long time (OK, a few years) since I last wrote about ArkCase.  What's been happening since then? We wrote the ArkCase  framework using Spring and Spring MVC.  It was successful: we supported a few customers.  One customer was very large and required many...

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