Dr. Venkat Subramaniam discusses why, what, and how to make use of Java 8 classes from within Groovy.
Simon Baslé and Laurent Doguin describe how one can migrate code into a fully async and RxJava-based application, built upon Spring Boot and Java 8.
Venkat Subramaniam talks about the new facilities in Java 8 and about how they change the way we write code.
Juergen Hoeller presents selected Spring Framework 4 component model highlights, with a focus on the upcoming Spring Framework 4.2 and a selection of Java 8 enabled features, also code examples.
Dan Woods talks about Ratpack, a high-through, reactive, non-blocking web framework for Java 8. He showcases the framework's features and explains how to write applications with Ratpack.
Noopur Gupta shows how to get started with Java 8 in Eclipse, demonstrating how the new Java 8 constructs blend with the existing functionality in Eclipse.
Trisha Gee uses Java 8 streams and lambdas to build an app consuming a real-time feed of high velocity data, using services to make sense of the data, and presenting it in a JavaFX dashboard.
Marc Hoffmann explores the technical details of compiled lambda expressions and method references which come with several performance benefits and could also be used for other JVM languages.
Trisha Gee shows how to build a fully working end-to-end application using just the core libraries available in the latest version of Java.
Tal Weiss discusses some essential tools and advanced techniques Java developers can use in their code to debug live servers and resolve errors quickly.
Todd Montgomery discusses how Java 8 has faired with a few new high performance network projects.
Dan Woods talks about Ratpack, an asynchronous web framework for the JVM that was inspired by the simplistic nature of Ruby's Sinatra framework.