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Full Stack Development with Spring Boot 3 and React - Fourth Edition

By : Juha Hinkula
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Full Stack Development with Spring Boot 3 and React - Fourth Edition

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By: Juha Hinkula

Overview of this book

If you’re an existing Java developer who wants to go full stack or pick up another frontend framework, this book is your concise introduction to React. In this three-part build-along, you’ll create a robust Spring Boot backend, a React frontend, and then deploy them together. This new edition is updated to Spring Boot 3 and includes expanded content on security and testing. For the first time ever, it also covers React development with the in-demand TypeScript. You’ll explore the elements that go into creating a REST API and testing, securing, and deploying your applications. You’ll learn about custom Hooks, third-party components, and MUI. By the end of this book, you'll be able to build a full stack application using the latest tools and modern best practices.
Table of Contents (23 chapters)
Part I: Backend Programming with Spring Boot
Part II: Frontend Programming with React
Part III: Full Stack Development
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End-to-end testing

End-to-end (E2E) testing is a methodology that focuses on testing an entire application’s workflow. We will not cover it in detail in this book, but we will give you an idea about it and cover some tools that we can use.

The goal is to simulate user scenarios and interactions with the application to make sure that all components work together correctly. E2E testing covers frontend, backend, and all interfaces or external dependencies of the software that is being tested. The E2E testing scope can also be cross-browser or cross-platform, where an application is tested using multiple different web browsers or mobile devices.

There are several tools available for end-to-end testing, such as:

  • Cypress ( This is a tool that can be used to create E2E tests for web applications. Cypress tests are simple to write and read. You can see your application’s behavior during the test execution in the browser and it also...