Exploring what's new in Java 10 and 11
Thanks to the new release schedule, 2018 is seeing two releases of Java - 10 & 11. In this live-coding session, we explore the most useful features from these releases, including local variable type inference, local-variable syntax for lambda parameters, extended convenience factory methods for collections, additions to the Stream API, improvements to Optional, new HTTP/2 client, and more. Come and learn what’s new in Java in 2018, and how you can use the new features in practice!
Miro is a Co-founder and VP Engineering at DNAstack, where he builds a leading genomics cloud platform. He is a Java enthusiast with expertise in distributed systems and middleware, passionate about genetics and making meaningful software. Miro is the creator of the largest search and discovery engine of human genetic data, and the author of a book on parallelization of genomic queries. In his spare time, he blogs and contributes to several open-source projects.