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Matt Raible

Matt Raible currently resides in Denver, Colorado where he is a J2EE Consultant for
Raible Designs. Matt has been surrounded by computers for most of his life -
even though he grew up in the backwoods of Montana without electricity. Most of his "nack
for computers" comes from his father who had them hooked up to Compuserve in the mid-80s.
Matt's began playing on the Internet in 1994 and has been doing so ever since. Java became
his passion in 1999 and he's still in love with it today. When he's not working, he's
playing with his daughter Abbie or dreaming about restoring his 1966 VW Bus.



This excerpted tutorial covers writing a simple Spring web application using the Struts MVC framework for the front end, Spring for the middle-tier glue, and Hibernate for the back end.
AppFuse is a web application to accelerate developing J2EE web applications. It's based on open source tools such as Hibernate, Spring, and Struts. It also provides many out-of-the-box features such as security and user management. Creator Matt Raible provides an overview of its history and...