Get up to speed with Java 7 the easy, enjoyable way. With over 100 recipes, this Cookbook lets you explore and try out new features at your own pace. From language improvements to GUI creation, it’s all here.
Comprehensive coverage of the new features of Java 7 organized around easy-to-follow recipes
Covers exciting features such as the try-with-resources block, the monitoring of directory events, asynchronous IO and new GUI enhancements, and more
A learn-by-example based approach that focuses on key concepts to provide the foundation to solve real world problems
Java 7 is a major update that includes a lot of exciting new language improvements such as support for type inference and improved exception handling. Other new features include the ability to work with symbolic links, a greatly simplified directory traversal technique, and the monitoring of file creation and deletion. Improvements in event handling, security, and concurrent processing have also been added
Java 7 New Features Cookbook is your go-to guide to learn about all the new exciting features Java 7 has to offer with a very practical recipe-based approach.
The book starts with coverage of the new language improvements. Subsequent chapters address the new features of Java 7 while incorporating these new language improvements when possible.
The new NIO techniques provide enhanced capabilities which are complemented by the new try-with-resources block and enhanced generic support. The new JLayer decorator and improved window methods enhance the developer’s ability to create GUI applications.
The Java 7 New Features Cookbook provides a comprehensive coverage of the exciting features in Java 7.