Harrop is the author of five books, including Pro Spring, a widely-acclaimed, comprehensive resource on the Spring Framework.
Harrop has been a core developer of the Spring Framework since June 2004 and leads the JMX and AOP efforts. He co-founded U.K.-based software company, Cake Solutions, in May 2001, having spent the previous two years working as lead developer for a successful dotcom start-up. Rob is a member of the JCP and is involved in the JSR-255 Expert Group for JMX 2.0.
Although the first few chapters provide a good description of the Velocity Template Language and how to drive it, I found myself progressively flipping pages after that. Read morePublished on April 21, 2005 by E. van der Herberg
It is a good book, nevertheless be careful to try to take the Java code for your production environment, in page 189 when it is explaining about the shopping cart makes money... Read morePublished on March 3, 2005 by M. T. A. Ceron