Running Background Tasks In DropWizard with Guava

Recently, I wrote a RESTful web service in Java 8 using Dropwizard.Dropwizard is a breath of fresh air, a simple, lightweight, getting-things-done approach to RESTful web service design. In this post I will demonstrate how to combine Dropwizard’s Managed objects with Guava’s concurrency primitives to write a simple background task for each of our instances […]