Welcome to the Treehouse Community
The Treehouse Community is a meeting place for developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels to get support. Collaborate here on code errors or bugs that you need feedback on, or asking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project. Join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today. (Note: Only Treehouse students can comment or ask questions, but non-students are welcome to browse our conversations.)
Looking to learn something new?
Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and a supportive community. Start your free trial today.
Timothy Boland18,237 Points
Which course should we take next to build a web app that CAN be deployed LIVE?
SInce this doesnt cover the best practices we need to go live....what course should we take next that will get us there? Spring Basics? I know we can take the Ruby on Rails and Node.js courses....but i would like to stay in Java.
Jason AndersTreehouse Moderator 145,619 Points
If you want to stick with Java, then, yes, I would go with Spring Basics and then see where it takes you from there.
Oziel Perez61,321 Points
As for the actual deployment, if you are new, unfortunately, there are no courses that teach deployment, which is a shame because it's always so hard to find any deployment tutorials anywhere on the internet, for any language. The best thing I can find is if you go to Digital Ocean's tutorials for installing a web server like Tomcat and then following tomcat's guides for configuration and deployment of the application's WAR file, although they are slightly hard to read because they use very technical wording.