Basic API Rate-Limiting

July 14, 2017

It is likely that you are developing some form of (web/RESTful) API, and in case it is publicly-facing (or even when it’s internal), you normally want to rate-limit it somehow. That is, to limit the number of requests performed over a period of time, in order to save resources and protect from abuse. This can […]


Simple Spring Boot Admin Setup

July 4, 2017

Spring Boot Admin is a cool dashboard for monitoring your spring boot applications. However, setting it up is not that trivial. The documentation outlines two options: Including a client library in your boot application that connects to the admin application – this requires having the admin application deployed somewhere public or at least reachable from […]