Schedule outline : Day 2

A session at Modern development with Java

Tuesday 14th March, 2017

9:00am to 5:00pm (GMT)

Day 2

Easy Data Parallelism

-What is Data Parallelism?
-Why is this important?
-Parallelising your streams
-Parallel Gotchas
-Misuse of reduce
-Don’t use Locks
-Danger of mutability
-Decomposing performance

Testing & Debugging Lambda Expressions

-Unit testing lambda expressions
-Debugging with laziness
-Stack traces

Practical: Hands on Debugging

Default and static methods on interfaces

-Motivation for default methods
-Static methods in interface
-Useful default methods
-Patterns for default methods
-Resolution rules

Enhanced Design with Lambdas

-Execute around: resource handling
-Deferred execution: Logging
-Design patterns
-Processing pipeline

Date & Time in Java 8

-The problem with existing date and time libraries
-The core classes: LocalDate/LocalTime
-Common API Patterns

Optional data types

-The problem with null
-How Optional improves upon null
-How to use Optional in your code
-Creating Optional objects
-Default values and actions
-Transforming Optionals with map
-Chaining Optionals with flatMap
-Rejecting values with filter

Enhanced Concurrency with Lambdas

-Introduction to Concurrency
-Future and ExecutorService

About the speakers

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Jim Gough

Java developer from London interested in communities and helping move Java forwards.

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Raoul-Gabriel Urma

PhD at University of Cambridge. Writing a book about Java 8: http://www.manning.com/urma

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Richard Warburton

Software Engineer, interested in deep dive performance issues and compiler verfication, @adoptajsr and @adoptopenjdk , associate @ljcjug, PhD, Londoner

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Time 9:00am5:00pm GMT

Date Tue 14th March 2017

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