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Chapter 12. Messaging in Spring


This chapter covers
  • Introduction to the Java Message Service (JMS)
  • Sending and receiving asynchronous messages
  • Message-driven POJOs


It’s 4:55 p.m. on Friday. You’re minutes away from starting a much-anticipated vacation. You have just enough time to drive to the airport and catch your flight. But before you pack up and head out, you need to be sure that your boss and colleagues know the status of the work you’ve been doing so that they can pick up where you left off on Monday. Unfortunately, some of your colleagues have already skipped out for an early weekend departure... and your boss is tied up in a meeting. What do you do?

You could call your boss’s cell phone... but it’s not necessary to interrupt ...

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