The new generation of cloud platforms are a great way to host your Java web applications: simple deployment and easy management. But what are they like with a real application? Find out what was involved in migrating the web application behind grails.org to Cloud Foundry.
This talk covers the techniques required for data migration, caching, file uploads and more. It also highlights the impact that the cloud has on your application design and how you might need to adjust your thinking.
Keywords: cloud, clustering, web applications
Target Audience: Intermediate to expert Java developers of server-side applications
24th–25th May 2012