Getting Started with C++17 Programming [Video]

More Information
Learn
  • Write modular C++ applications using existing and newly introduced features
  • Get acquainted with the new C++17 features
  • Identify code-smells, clean up, and refactor legacy C++ applications
About

C++ has come a long way and has now been adopted in several contexts. Its key strengths are its software infrastructure and resource-constrained applications. The C++ 17 release will change the way developers write code, and this course will help you master your developing skills with C++.

With real-world, practical examples explaining each concept, the course begins by introducing you to the latest features in C++17. It encourages clean code practices in C++ in general.

You'll get tips on avoiding memory leaks using smart-pointers. Next, you'll see how multi-threaded programming can help you achieve concurrency in your applications. Moving on, you'll get an in-depth understanding of the C++ Standard Template Library.

Finally, we'll round up with debugging techniques and best practices. By the end of the course, you'll have an in-depth understanding of the language and its various facets.

Style and Approach

This straightforward guide will help you level up your skills in C++ programming, whether for enterprise software or for low-latency applications such as games. Filled with real-world, practical examples, this video course will take you gradually up the steep learning curve that is C++.

Features
  • Get acquainted with the latest features in C++17
  • Take advantage of the myriad of features and possibilities that C++ offers to build real-world applications
  • Write clear and expressive code in C++, and get insights into how to keep your code error-free
Course Length 1 hour 41 minutes
ISBN 9781788994750
Date Of Publication 27 Dec 2017

Authors

Jeganathan Swaminathan

Jeganathan Swaminathan, Jegan for short, is a freelance software consultant and founder of TekTutor, with over 17 years of IT industry experience. In the past, he has worked for AMD, Oracle, Siemens, Genisys Software, Global Edge Software Ltd, and PSI Data Systems. He has consulted for Samsung WTD (South Korea) and National Semiconductor (Bengaluru). He now works as a freelance external consultant for Amdocs (India). He works as freelance software consultant and freelance corporate trainer. He holds CSM, CSPO, CSD, and CSP certifications from Scrum Alliance. He is a polyglot software professional and his areas of interest include a wide range of C++, C#, Python, Ruby, AngularJS, Node.js, Kubernetes, Ansible, Puppet, Chef, and Java technologies. He is well known for JUnit, Mockito, PowerMock, gtest, gmock, CppUnit, Cucumber, SpecFlow, Qt, QML, POSIX – Pthreads, TDD, BDD, ATDD, NoSQL databases (MongoDB and Cassandra), Apache Spark, Apache Kafka, Apache Camel, Dockers, Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), Maven, Git, cloud computing, and DevOps. You can reach him for any C++, Java, Qt, QML, TDD, BDD, and DevOps-related training or consulting assignments. Jegan is a regular speaker at various technical conferences.