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Java 9's Other Puzzle Pieces



Erik Costlow discusses which Java 9 improvements are automatic, which require an update, and how to take advantage of new multi-release JAR files and maintain backwards compatibility during upgrade.


Erik Costlow is a Product Manager in Oracle's Java Platform group and a regular contributor to the Java Platform group PM blog. Costlow works closely with the industry on Oracle's Java Root Certificate Program to ensure highest program quality. Previously, Costlow was employed at HP where he influenced design of the Fortify security analysis suite used by software developers across the world.

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May 27, 2016