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June 23, 2017

The road to Java 9: The current status

Java 9 Standard Edition should bring big benefits to developers—as soon as it actually arrives, now slated for September 21.

The planned update to the popular enterprise language and platform is set to offer a world of new capabilities. Among these are modularity, an experimental version of ahead-of-time compilation, and a REPL (read-eval-print-loop).

June 23, 2017