lambda

Picking the Right AWS Compute Infrastructure

The correct compute platform depends on the workload that you’re running. This post contains criteria for picking the right environment from the choices that AWS gives you.

Philly ETE 2014 – Brian Goetz – Lambda: A peek under the hood

The big language features for Java SE 8 are lambda expressions (closures) and default methods (formerly called defender methods or virtual extension methods). Adding closures to the language opens up a host of new expressive opportunities for applications and libraries, but how are they implemented? Learn how in this presentation.

Philly ETE 2014 #16 – Lambda: A Peek Under the Hood – Brian Goetz

From the abstract: The big language features for Java SE 8 are lambda expressions (closures) and default methods (formerly called defender methods or virtual extension methods). Adding closures to the language opens up a host of new expressive opportunities for applications and libraries, but how are they implemented? You might assume that lambda expressions are … Read More

Top Five Reasons to Try Java 8

Java 8 is a substantial improvement over Java 7. Here are Java developer John Shepard’s top five favorite features.