All decks
  • Grails and Docker

    Gr8conf US 2017: Why Docker? Why containers? We'll take a hands on approach in answering these questions. We'll cover several methods of utilizing Docker for developing, running and hosting your Grails applications. We'll look at what it both Grails 2 and Grails 3. No Docker experience needed!

  • Performance tuning your Grails apps

    Gr8conf US 2017: You built it, they came - success!! What happens months or years later if your app grows and starts to slow down, grow too large or starts to be unreliable? We'll take a look at common pitfalls and their solutions, as well as take a more in-depth approach on how to address performance concerns. Whether Grails 2 or Grails 3, we'll dive into some real-world stories and cover some of the tricks and tools.

  • Grails' View Layer

    In years past Grails has taken view technologies forward with GSPs (GroovyServerPages) taglibs and layouts. At its core, Grails3 is a Spring Boot app. We’ll explore what the view layer looks like in modern webapplications delivering HTML, API and other experiences. We’ll look at the grails-views project and cover the options rendering json, markdown and take a look at what it takes to add your own view layer.

  • Securing your Grails application: A survey/layout of the security plugin space

    Presentation at G3 Summit US 2016 https://g3summit.com/conference/fort_lauderdale/2016/11/session?id=36855 Securing your application with Spring Security has been the defacto standard in Grails. There is a suite of plugins at your disposal that give us a great start when securing our applications. We’ll cover the suite of spring-security related plugins, how they plug into Spring Security and how they interact with each other. We’ll dive into the underpinnings of AuthenticationProviders, Stateless authentication, ACLs and more.

  • Securing your Grails application: A survey/layout of the security plugin space

    Presentation at GR8Conf US 2016 http://gr8conf.us/#/talk/366 Securing your application with Spring Security has been the defacto standard in Grails. There is a suite of plugins at your disposal that give us a great start when securing our applications. We’ll cover the suite of spring-security related plugins, how they plug into Spring Security and how they interact with each other. We’ll dive into the underpinnings of AuthenticationProviders, Stateless authentication, ACLs and more.

  • Getting started with Grails 3

    Presentation at GR8Conf US 2016 http://gr8conf.us/#/talk/367 Grails is a powerful web framework, for the Java platform aimed at multiplying developers’ productivity thanks to a Convention-over-Configuration, sensible defaults and opinionated APIs. It integrates smoothly with the JVM, allowing you to be immediately productive whilst providing powerful features, including integrated ORM, Domain-Specific Languages, runtime and compile-time meta-programming and Asynchronous programming. Whether you are new to Grails, or just getting started with Grails 3 come learn about the latest and greatest releases of Grails have to offer!

  • Booting IoT with Grails

    A look at what it means to use a web-framework in the world of connected IoT devices

  • Web Application Security

    Web Application Security - Micro or macro: don't get hacked

  • Groovy Browser Automation

  • Securing your Grails app-2gx-2014

  • Functional Testing your Grails app with GEB :: Gr8conf.US

  • How to test your Grails application

  • Web UI Testing

    BITS in Omaha NE :: June 12th 2014

  • Functional Testing your Grails app with GEB

  • OWASP

  • cve-2014-0053

  • Testing Grails