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ISBN-13 9780133377958ISBN-10 0133377954
Print: 
ISBN-10 013708160XISBN-13 9780137081608
Author(s): Cay S. Horstmann; Gary Cornell
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 1152
Description

Fully updated to reflect Java SE 7 language changes, Core Java™, Volume II—Advanced Features, Ninth Edition, is the definitive guide to Java’s most powerful features for enterprise and rich Internet application development.

Designed for serious programmers, this reliable, unbiased, no-nonsense tutorial illuminates advanced Java language and library features with thoroughly tested code examples. As in previous editions, all code is easy to understand, and displays modern best-practice solutions to the real-world challenges faced by professional developers.

Volume II quickly brings you up-to-speed on key Java SE 7 enhancements ranging from its new file I/O API to its improved concurrency utilities. All code examples are updated to reflect these enhancements. Complete descriptions of new language and platform features are highlighted and integrated with insightful explanations of advanced Java programming techniques. You’ll learn all you need to build robust production software with¿

  • Streams, files, and regular expressions

  • XML

  • Networking

  • Database programming facilities

  • JNDI/LDAP directory integration

  • Internationalization

  • Advanced Swing and AWT techniques

  • JavaBeans components

  • Web services

  • Advanced platform security features

  • Annotations

  • Distributed objects

  • Native methods, and more

  • For detailed coverage of fundamental Java SE 7 features, including objects, classes, inheritance, interfaces, reflection, events, exceptions, graphics, Swing, generics, collections, concurrency, and debugging, look for Core Java™, Volume I—Fundamentals, Ninth Edition (ISBN-13: 978-0-13-708189-9).

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