Theater Session

Cloudward Bound: Mastering Spring App Migration in the New Age

Mark Heckler, Principal Cloud Advocate, Java/JVM Languages, MicrosoftNavin Poddar, Senior Solution Engineer, VMware

We aim to simplify your cloud migration journey. We will: Identify common challenges encountered during migration, including outdated Spring Boot versions, unique directory layouts, homegrown shims, and security issues. Highlight crucial migration tools, namely Cloud Suitability Analyzer, Open Rewrite, and Spring Boot Migrator. Discuss methods to handle secrets and certificates securely during the transition. Showcase an end-to-end live demonstration of: Detecting active Spring apps in the current production environment. Implementing their migration to the cloud. Ensuring a successful transition to the new production setup in the cloud.