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JDK 7 in a Nutshell

Joe Darcy (Oracle)
Location: Oregon Ballroom 201/202
Tags: java, jvm, jdk, coin
Average rating: ***..
(3.57, 7 ratings)

Come hear a lively overview of the new features in JDK 7, including the language changes of Project Coin, the filesystem and other I/O features from NIO.2, and the new invokedyamic JVM instruction.

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Joe Darcy


Joe was the lead engineer of Project Coin and specification lead for JSR 334, the effort to select and implement a set of small Java language changes for JDK 7. From its inception in 2007 until March 2011, Joe was also the release manager, lead engineer, and quality lead for OpenJDK 6, an open source implementation of the Java SE 6 platform.