Java In A Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference

November 18, 2014|
Java In A Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference by Benjamin J Evans
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The latest edition ofJava in a Nutshellis designed to help experienced Java programmers get the most out of Java 7 and 8, but it’s also a learning path for new developers. Chock full of examples that demonstrate how to take complete advantage of modern Java APIs and development best practices, the first section of this thoroughly updated book provides a fast-paced, no-fluff introduction to the Java programming language and the core runtime aspects of the Java platform.

The second section is a reference to core concepts and APIs that shows you how to perform real programming work in the Java environment.

  • Get up to speed on language details, including Java 8 changes
  • Learn object-oriented programming, using basic Java syntax
  • Explore generics, enumerations, annotations, and lambda expressions
  • Understand basic techniques used in object-oriented design
  • Examine concurrency and memory, and how they’re intertwined
  • Work with Java collections and handle common data formats
  • Delve into Java’s latest I/O APIs, including asynchronous channels
  • Use Nashorn to execute JavaScript on the Java Virtual Machine
  • Become familiar with development tools in OpenJDK
Ben Evans is theCo-founder and Technology Fellow of jClarity, a startup which delivers performance tools to help development & ops teams. He helps to organise the London Java Community, and represents them on the Java Community Process Executive Committee where he works to define new standards for the Java ecosystem. He is a Java C...
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Title:Java In A Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:418 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.68 in
Shipping dimensions:418 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.68 in
Published:November 18, 2014
Publisher:O'Reilly Media
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781449370824

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