Rapid application development with Spring Roo (Should know)

Spring Roo is a rapid application development tool for Spring-based applications. Using Roo, you can put together simple CRUD (Create Read Update Delete) applications using a handful of commands. Further, via Roo's add-ons, you can easily incorporate into your applications a wide range of both Spring and non-Spring technologies.

In this recipe, we are going to use STS's built-in Roo support to create a simple application that can be used to manage employee information.

How to do it...

  1. Launch the New Roo Project wizard by navigating to File | New | Spring Roo Project in the menu.
  2. Enter RooProject as the Project name and com.example.rooproject as the top-level package name. In the Packaging ...

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