Spring Boot Restful Web Services Tutorial - Free Course

Learn building REST API's using Spring Boot, Spring Data JPA (Hibernate) and MySQL for Employee Management Project
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Learn how to build RESTful webservices using Spring Boot
Learn how to develop three layer architecture (Controller, Service and Repository) in Spring boot application
Learn how to connect Spring boot application to MySQL database
Learn how to use Lombok library to reduce boilerplate code
Learn how to use Spring Data JPA in Spring boot application


  • Java basics
  • Spring basics


In this course, you will learn how to build REST APIs using the latest version of Spring Boot, Spring Data JPA (Hibernate), and MySQL database.

Spring Boot is basically an extension of the Spring framework which eliminated the boilerplate configurations required for setting up a Spring application.

Spring Boot is an opinionated framework that helps developers build Spring-based applications quickly and easily. The main goal of Spring Boot is to quickly create Spring-based applications without requiring developers to write the same boilerplate configuration again and again.

You can download the source code of this project from my GitHub repository.

Tools and technologies used:

- Java 16

- Spring Boot

- Spring Data JPA ( Hibernate)

- Lombok


- Eclipse STS

- Maven

- Tomcat

?Course Contents ?

1. Course Inro

2. Project Requirement and REST API Design

3. Quick Recap of JPA, Hibernate, and Spring Data JPA

4. Spring Boot Project Architecture

5. Create Spring Boot Project in STS

6. Create Packaging Structure

7. Configure MySQL Database -

8. Create Employee JPA Entity -

9. Create Spring Data JPA EmployeeRepository -

10. Create Custom Exception

11. Build Create Employee REST API

12. Build Get All Employees REST API

13. Build Get Employee By ID REST API

14. Build Update Employee REST API

15. Build Delete Employee REST API

And more.....

Who this course is for:

  • This course is for Spring boot beginners who want to getting started with building RESTful webservices using Spring Boot and MySQL database


Software Engineer, Spring Certified, YouTuber and Instructor
Ramesh Fadatare (Java Guides)
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Hi, I'm Ramesh Fadatare a Software Engineer with 10 years of experience in Java, Spring Boot, Microservices, Hibernate, Angular, React, and related open-source technologies.

I am a Vmware Spring Certified Professional - check my blog to know more about this certification.

I am a founder and author of the top Java blog website Java Guides ( 1m views per month) - a technical blog dedicated to Java/Java EE, Spring Boot, and Full-stack Java Development.

I am also YouTuber having 102K+ subscribers.

I have published around 200+ free sample projects on GitHub (3K followers)

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