Have you been waiting in anticipation to get your hands on some of the new Java 9 features? Alex Zhitnitsky has a play around with JShell, also known as Project Kulla. Check it out!
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Now that we know about the Java 9 shipment schedule, Alex Zhitnitsky goes through the features that are considered top notch in the upcoming release. Prepare for jshell, microbenchmarks and the G1 garbage collector.
Takipi’s Alex Zhitnitsky gives us a practical guide to adding Google and GitHub OAuth sign-in to your Java application.
Akka team lead Roland Kuhn speaks to Takipi’s Alex Zhitnitsky about the road to building the (JAX- Innovation-Award-winning) technology behind Akka Streams, Akka HTTP and Akka Typed.
Alex Zhitnitsky is back to chat about java performance and debunking the stuff that you think you know about garbage collection. Read on for some serious trash-talking.
The performance tuning world is a dangerous place says Alex Zhitnitsky, who takes a look at how garbage collection affects java performance. Read on to understand what you’re up against, possible solutions and other alternatives available to you.
Looking for a different Java library to use in your next piece of work? Alex Zhitnitsky has completed this staggering research task to present the most widely used Java libraries of the most popular GitHub repos.
Did you know that Google Guava offers utilities such as ClassPath Reflection, the CharMatcher method and Unsigned Primitives? Read on to share the love with Alex Zhitnitsky who has the scoop.
How does the Fork/Join framework act under different configurations? Alex Zhitnitsky has carried out a series of stress tests on the ExecutorService, Parallel Streams and the Fork/Join Framework.
Alex Zhitnitsky shows us how to get a production ready Java application off the ground in the shortest time possible.
We’re back with another Java hack from resident devotee Alex Zhitnitsky. Today we’re looking at some useful techniques and methods that Java threads support.
Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark, Akka, Java 8 streams and Quasar: A look at the classic use cases to the newest concurrency approaches for Java developers.
How do you prepare to fully understand the impact of new code on your system? Alex Zhitnitsky takes us through the gear Java developers should have in their proverbial tool box.
Alex Zhitnitsky takes us behind the scenes of Java 9 and shows us how new features come to life.