More talks in the program:
09:00 - 17:00
WS Room D+E
New Java Features Workshop
Brush up on your Java skills and learn about the diverse capabilities of modern Java. This best-of Java hands-on workshop presents various enhancements included from the last LTS (Java 11) to the current LTS (Java 17) as well as in the brand-new Java 19. Some gems and highlights from Java 9 and 10 will round things out.
Content & Process
We’ll look at important language, and syntax improvements, namely and among others: switch, records, text blocks, and var. Besides new API features in streams, strings, and files, optional, concurrency, and HTTP/2, many more will be covered. The increasingly popular pattern matching will also be addressed accordingly. We will also take a look at tooling. JShell has gotten interesting, and the latest tool jpackage may be relevant for packaging self-contained Java applications. With many hands-on exercises, your Java knowledge will be established and enhanced. All in all, you will receive a thorough overview of essential features in modern Java.
Audience & Requirements
This is a hands-on workshop, so a laptop with recent IDE and Java 12/13 is necessary to participate.
Concerning Java an intermediate level is helpful to follow the presentation.