Josh Long

Josh Long

Josh Long is the Spring developer advocate, an editor on the Java queue for, and the lead author on several books, including Apress' Spring Recipes, 2nd Edition. Josh has spoken at many different industry conferences internationally including TheServerSide Java Symposium, SpringOne, OSCON, JavaZone, Devoxx, Java2Days and many others. When he's not hacking on code for SpringSource, he can be found at the local Java User Group or at the local coffee shop. Josh likes solutions that push the boundaries of the technologies that enable them. His interests include scalability, BPM, grid processing, mobile computing and so-called "smart" systems. He blogs at and

Cloud Native Java Cloud Native Java
by Josh Long
August 2017 (est.)
Print: $59.99
Ebook: $50.99

Getting Started with Roo Getting Started with Roo
by Josh Long, Steve Mayzak
August 2011
Print: $19.99
Ebook: $14.99

Webcast: Building Microservices with Spring Cloud
February 17, 2015
Join Spring Developer Advocate Josh Long for this webinar introducing the Spring Cloud project to support building cloud-scale and cloud-ready microservices.

Webcast: Getting Started with Spring Boot
February 17, 2015
Join Spring Developer Advocate Josh Long for a look at what Spring Boot is, why it's turning heads, why you should consider it for your next application (i.e., REST, web, batch, big-data, and integration), and how to get started.