More Java 17: An In-Depth Exploration of the Java Language and Its Features, Third Edition

  • 12h 5m
  • Kishori Sharan, Peter Späth
  • Apress
  • 2021
Work with the essential and advanced features of the Java 17 release. This book covers features such as annotations, reflection, and generics. These topics are then complemented by details of how to use lambda expressions, allowing you to build powerful and efficient Java programs. Furthermore, added to this edition you'll find topics on network programming, Java RMI, the process API, and custom runtime images. The authors provide a multitude of diagrams and complete programs to help you visualize and better understand the topics covered in this book.

More Java 17, Third Edition starts with a series of chapters on the essential language features provided by Java before moving on to Java module development and packaging, and improved interop with other languages. After reading this book, you'll have the know-how of a professional Java programmer and be able to tackle most projects with confidence.

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What You Will Learn

  • Use essential and advanced features of the Java language
  • Code Java annotations
  • Work with reflection and generics
  • Manage streams with the Stream API

About the Author

Kishori Sharan has earned a master of science in computer information systems degree from Troy State University, Alabama. He is a Sun Certified Java 2 programmer. He has vast experience in providing training to professional developers in Java, JSP, EJB, and web technology. He possesses over ten years of experience in implementing enterprise-level Java applications.

Peter Späth graduated in 2002 as a physicist and soon afterward became an IT consultant, mainly for Java-related projects. In 2016, he decided to concentrate on writing books on various aspects, but with a main focus on software development. With two books about graphics and sound processing, three books on Android app development, and a beginner’s book on Jakarta EE development, the author continues his effort in writing software development-related literature.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Annotations
  • Reflection
  • Generics
  • Lambda Expressions
  • Threads
  • Streams
  • Implementing Services
  • Network Programming
  • Java Remote Method Invocation
  • Scripting in Java
  • Process API
  • Packaging Modules
  • Custom Runtime Images
  • Miscellanea