About this video

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 https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Java-SE-New-Features-Covers-Versions-9-10-11-and-12

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.

Publication date:
March 2019
1 hour 48 minutes

About the Author

  • 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 collaborators from almost all continents in corporate, semi-public, and start-up environments. She is highly driven, thorough, and passionate about technology, and has been professionally using Java for more than 15 years. https://www.linkedin.com/in/tanyafesenko/

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Great videos which gave me the missing key points I needed to understand the new features of Java SE.

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