Java is a simple but very verbose language. Often it feels like it’s too verbose and we miss many features that other languages can offer. Can we continue using our favourite frameworks, benefit from JVM reliability and robustness but use more modern and concise programming language? Yes, thanks to Kotlin!
Spring & Kotlin is a great match - fantastic foundation for building modern applications. If you haven’t used Kotlin ever before there is nothing to worry about. In this talk you will learn step by step how to develop Spring Boot application leveraging Kotlin idioms and Kotlin specific DSLs baked into Spring ecosystem. You will see what’s already possible and what can be the future of developing Spring applications with Kotlin.