Spring Core Articles

1. Basics

This tutorial will demonstrate how to create a hello world Spring application.
In this tutorial you will learn about Spring bean scopes and how to use them.
In this tutorial you will learn how to use Spring dependency injection (or inversion of control) feature.
In this tutorial you will learn how to configure Spring dependency injection using the Spring XML configuration file.
In this tutorial you will learn how to use @PostConstruct and @PreDestroy annotations with Spring.

2. Transactions

In this tutorial you will learn how to implement JDBC transactions using the Spring framework.
In this tutorial you will learn how to implement Hibernate persistence using the Spring framework in a transactional fashion.
In this tutorial you will learn about the transaction propagation behaviors provided by the Spring framework.
In this tutorial you will learn about the transaction isolation level provided by the Spring framework.
In this tutorial you will learn how to configure a JTA transaction manager outside an enterprise container - using the Spring framework and Atomikos, both deployed in Tomcat - in order to implement distributed multiple resource (or XA) transactions.
In this tutorial we will configure Spring with JPA using Hibernate as our JPA implementation.
In this article we will see how to effectively change Spring transaction isolation level, together with JPA, while avoiding InvalidIsolationLevelException: Standard JPA does not support custom isolation levels - use a special JpaDialect for your JPA implementation.
In this article we will see how to fix InvalidIsolationLevelException: Standard JPA does not support custom isolation levels - use a special JpaDialect for your JPA implementation.

3. AOP

In this tutorial we will see how to use Spring AOP through supported AspectJ annotations.
In this tutorial we will see how to configure Spring AOP pointcuts and advices with parameter binding through supported AspectJ annotations.
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