Mastering Java 9

Mastering Java 9

This book will teach you to build highly scalable, fast, and secure applicationsIt covers major concepts introduced with the new version of Java 9, which includes modular programming, HTTP 2.0, API changes, and moreIt will guide you with tools, techniques and best practices to enhance application developmentWho This Book Is ForThis book is for enterprise developers and existing Java developers. Basic knowledge of Java is helpful.What You Will LearnWrite modular Java applications in terms of the newly introduced module systemMigrate existing Java applications to modular onesUnderstand how to use the G1 garbage collector in order to leverage the performance of your applicationsLeverage the possibilities provided the newly introduced Java shellTest your application's effectiveness with the JVM harnessSee how Java 9 provides support for the HTTP 2.0 standardUse the new process APIDiscover additional enhancements and features provided by Java 9In DetailJava 9 and its new features add to the richness of the language, one of the languages most used by developers to build robust software applications. Java 9 comes with a special emphasis on modularity with its integration with Jigsaw. This is your one-stop guide to mastering the language.You'll be provided with an overview and explanation of the new features introduced in Java 9 and the importance of the new APIs and enhancements. Some of the new features of Java 9 are ground-breaking and if you are an experienced programmer, you will be able to make your enterprise application leaner by learning these new features. You'll be provided with practical guidance in applying the newly acquired knowledge in regards to Java 9 and further information on future developments of the Java platform. This book will improve your productivity, making your application faster. By learning the best practices in Java, you'll become the "go-to" person in your organization.By the end of the book, you'll not only know the important concepts of Java 9, but you'll also have a nuanced understanding of the important aspects of programming with this great language.Style and approachConcepts and new terminology are explained in simple step-by-step manner. We cover a lot of real-world examples and case studies that will improve your Java productivity. This book covers new features on Java 9 and the much talked about Jigsaw integration.Table of Contents The Java 9 LandscapeDiscovering Java 9Java 9 Language EnhancementsBuilding Modular Applications with Java 9Migrating Applications to Java 9Experimenting with the Java ShellLeveraging the New Default G1 Garbage CollectorMicrobenchmarking Applications with JMHMaking Use of the ProcessHandle APIFine-Grained Stack TracingNew Tools and Tool EnhancementsConcurrency and Reactive ProgrammingSecurity EnhancementsCommand Line FlagsBest Practices In Java 9Future Directions

Author: Dr Edward Lavieri

Get the Book

Recommended