Refactoring to Java 8

A session at NFJS New England Software Symposium

Friday 18th March, 2016

5:00pm to 6:30pm (EST)

Java SE 8 introduces many new features that can simplify your code. Using streams, lambdas, and the new Optional type all change the way we write Java. In this presentation, we'll work through a series of examples that show how to rewrite existing code from Java 7 or earlier using the new Java 8 approach.

Examples will include replacing anonymous inner classes with lambdas, switching from iterating over collections into transforming streams, using immutables wherever possible, lazy evaluation, and more.

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Ken Kousen

Software trainer and developer, NFJS speaker, and author of Making Java Groovy

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Time 5:00pm6:30pm EST

Date Fri 18th March 2016

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