Spring Cloud Data Flow Developer

Course Details
Code: SP-CLOUD-DFD
Tuition (USD): $2,400.00 • Classroom (3 days)

Spring Cloud Data Flow is a cloud native programming and operating model for creating, orchestrating and deploying composable data microservices on modern runtimes. This 3-day course provides participants with the skills needed to leverage Spring Cloud Data Flow for real-time and batch data extraction, processing, and ingestion. The course offers hands-on experience with installation and administration of Spring Cloud Data Flow; usage of the Spring Cloud Data Flow shell; creating, configuring, deploying, and scaling streams and tasks; as well as the development of custom modules including sink, processor, and source stream applications by using Spring Boot and Spring Cloud Stream.

Skills Gained

Upon completion of this course, participants will understand the following:

  • Spring Cloud Data Flow and the associated technologies used for processing data streams and batches
  • How to install Spring Cloud Data Flow
  • Spring Cloud Data Flow architecture
  • How to create and leverage Spring Cloud Data Flow Streams
  • How to create custom Spring Cloud Data Flow Stream applications by using Spring Boot and Spring Cloud Stream
  • How to create and leverage Spring Cloud Data Flow Tasks by using Spring Cloud Task and Spring Batch.
  • Spring Cloud Data Flow analytics by using counters and guages

Who Can Benefit

  • Developers and architects interested in using Spring Cloud Data Flow for handling their data processing use cases.
  • Individuals who want to migrate existing Spring Integration or Spring Batch projects to Spring Cloud Data Flow.

Prerequisites

  • Basic understanding of Spring and/or completion of the Core Spring course.
  • Familiarity with running basic OS commands from a shell/command-prompt
  • Basic Java development skills, including ability to run Apache Maven commands
  • GitHub Account
  • Basic knowledge of Cloud Foundry and Cloud Foundry CLI
  • Following software installed:
  • 1. Java 1.8 JDK
  • 2. STS IDE or any other IDE
  • 3. MySQL, Redis and RabbitMQ for local development.

Course Details

Course Modules

SPRING CLOUD DATA FLOW INTRODUCTION

  • What is Data Ingestion?
  • What is Spring Cloud Data Flow?
  • When to use Spring Cloud Data Flow

ARCHITECTURE

  • Spring Boot and Data Microservices
  • Spring Cloud Data Flow Components
  • Installation

PIVOTAL CLOUD FOUNDRY (PCF) PRIMER

  • What is Cloud Foundry?
  • Pivotal Cloud Foundry Components
  • Pivotal Cloud Foundry basic usage

INTRODUCTION TO STREAMS

  • Overview
  • Managing Streams
  • Examples
  • Taps

SPRING BOOT PRIMER

  • What is Spring Boot?
  • Dependency Management
  • Auto Configuration
  • Containerless Applications
  • Packaging
  • Ease of Use Features

SPRING CLOUD STREAM

  • Main Concepts
  • Application Model
  • Binders, Configuration, Content Type and Transformation
  • Schemas support
  • Testing
  • Inter-Application Communication

SPRING CLOUD TASK

  • Main Concepts
  • Creating Tasks
  • Managing Tasks
  • Triggering Tasks from Streams

ANALYTICS

  • Counters
  • Discover available metrics via REST