Next Generation of Gradle Support in Eclipse


In this tutorial we will show how to use the Gradle build system for building and deploying your applications. The following topics will be part of the tutorial:

  • Introduction to Gradle
  • Differences between Gradle, Ant and Maven
  • Using the Eclipse Buildship tooling
    • Creating new Gradle Projects
    • Converting Projects to Gradle Projects
    • Import and work with existing Gradle Projects
    • General Eclipse Buildship features
  • How to build a sample rest based web application with Gradle
  • Enhanced Build Configurations
    • Deploying the sample application on OpenShift
    • Run code analysis tools during the build

Attendees of this tutorial will be able to use the full power of the Eclipse Buildship tooling for Gradle and know how to build and deploy applications with Gradle afterwards. Sample snippets and projects will be provided so that the focus lies on the tutorial's main topics.

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Schedule info
Session Time Slot(s):
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 09:00 to 12:00