Java SE New Features: Covers Versions 9, 10, 11, and 12 [Video]

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  • Explore what's new in the latest Java releases: Java 9, 10, 11, and 12
  • Create more concise and maintainable code with the new Java syntax and API. Your colleagues will thank you!
  • Develop faster programs by leveraging the latest performance improvements and modern Garbage Collectors. Your customers will be happy!

As a developer, every day you need to learn new technologies… and quickly. With frequent Java releases, you need to constantly update your knowledge of Java too. This short course will equip you with insights into the newest key features of Java—in no time.

We start by explaining the new release model and how it affects you. This course goes beyond Java's (in) famous modularity which allows us to partition a system into modules with clear dependencies. You'll learn to write more concise code with the coolest new features, including local variable type inference (var) and the improved API for strings, files and collections. You will also understand how to work with very popular reactive streams. The course finishes with a description of the new enhancements you can apply to improve the performance of your code.

By the end of this short course, you'll know how to use the most powerful features of modern Java to write faster and more readable programs.

All the code files and other files are placed on GitHub at this link

Style and Approach

This short course outlines major improvements in the latest versions of Java.

You will learn that modern Java goes beyond its modules, and allows you to develop shorter and faster programs.

By following the hands-on instructions, you will be able to create new applications or migrate existing applications to Java 11.

  • Write more concise and performant code with the newest features of Java.
  • Hands-on examples demonstrate how to write modern Java programs, and quizzes will help you to retain what you've learned.
  • This course covers the latest enhancements in Java, from Java 9 to Java 12.
Course Length 1 hour 48 minutes
ISBN 9781789610062
Date Of Publication 28 Mar 2019


Tatiana Fesenko

Tatiana Fesenko is a senior Java developer with a proven track record of bringing products from concept to implementation and a background that includes working in four countries with people from almost all continents in corporate, semi-public, and start-up environments. She is driven, thorough, and passionate about technology and has been professionally using Java for more than 15 years!