This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
What is the difference between application context and factorybean ? how do we access a spring bean in non-spring environment ? What are the AOP features available in spring ? describe some AOP terms such as advice, joinpoints, point cuts ? Transactions in spring? spring jdbc/orm templates ?