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Java Part 1: What's New

Learn about the new features that come with Java SE 7 with this free online course

Front End Languages
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This free online course, Java Part 1: What's New, gives students an introduction to Java SE 7 by talking about some of the new features in this version of Java and what it can do that previous versions couldn't. These new features include new language enhancements as well as concurrency utilities, IO and New IO, file changes, and network protocols. "So, why wait? Start this course today and learn about Java SE 7's new features.





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This course, Java Part 1: What's New, will provide you with an understanding of the Java SE 7, the new features included in the software, and how it compares to previous versions of Java. You will learn about the new language enhancements to Java SE 7. You will be able to explain the differences in generic type interface in Java SE 7 to previous versions of Java and how these are improvements. You will also learn about Concurrency Utilities in the latest version of Java like ThreadLocalRandom Class and the new Phaser Class.

This course then explains the issues that came with the old IO of previous versions of Java and how the new IO improves on these issues. You will learn about how the new IO allows uses to interact with files. You will also learn about NIO Async Operations and NIO Async Channel Group.

This course then wraps up with Network Protocols. You will learn about the asynchronous channels of Java SE 7. By taking this course you will learn about the many upgrades that came with Java SE 7. So why wait? Start learning today.

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify the various improvements to Java
  • Explain how the NIO allows you to interact with files
  • List many of the new Language Enhancements
  • Describe the various Network Protocols
  • Outline the New Concurrent Utilities


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