Presentation The Modular Java Platform and Project Jigsaw
Project Jigsaw aims to create a simple, friendly, and scalable standard module system for the Java platform. This session explains its key goals and design principles, shows the progress made in the past year, and demonstrates its use.
- Published on: 2013-12-06T00:28:57.641Z
- Channel: JavaOne 2013 (all)
Mark Reinhold is Chief Architect of the Java Platform Group at Oracle, where he works on the Java Platform, Standard Edition, and OpenJDK. His past contributions to the platform include character-stream readers and writers, reference objects, shutdown hooks, the NIO high-performance I/O APIs, library generification, and service loaders. Mark was the lead engineer for the 1.2 and 5.0 releases and the specification lead for Java SE 6. He is currently leading the Jigsaw and JDK 7 Projects in the OpenJDK Community. Mark holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.