Documenting Spring REST API with Swagger 2

When creating a REST API, good documentation is instrumental. But developers do not have any option using JSR-339 to generate any documentation on all these APIs so other developers could quickly understand how to use them. For sure, it would be just awesome to generate verbose and easy to follow documentation Continue Reading…

Spring Security Pre-authentication Example

There are situations where you want to use Spring Security for authorization, but the user has already been reliably authenticated by some external system prior to accessing the application. We refer to these situations as “pre-authenticated” scenarios. Examples include X.509, Siteminder and authentication by the J2EE container in which the Continue Reading…