Tutorial: Web Application using Java + Play Framework

October, 2016

As you know I prefer Scala. However I recently put together these videos on how to create a simple web application using Java 8 + Play Framework 2.5.x. A scala version may come in the future. There is also accompanying code and reference material.

Part 1 – JSON Web Service (8 1/2 minutes)

Part 2 – Add database lookup (12 1/2 minutes)

Reference material
Video on YouTube | Github for this code | Play Framework Documentation – Databases | Java Trail: JDBC | H2 Database

Part 3 – Simple UI