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OrlandoJUG Town

Calling all Java lovers! The OrlandoJUG features leading edge presentations with you in mind. We meet every month with talks on interesting aspects of programming in Java. Although we're Java-focused, you'll also learn about other JVM languages.

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Website: http://www.orlandojug.org
Location: Orlando, FL
Members: 95
Latest Activity: May 11

About the OrlandoJUG

Check the Codetown Events section for meeting info. Please RSVP!

* There are no membership fees for joining the Club or participating as a member. Operating costs will be borne by Contributing Sponsor companies (Contributing Sponsors).
* However, membership is not "free" because everyone is asked to contribute time and talent for the benefit of all members. Please volunteer to serve on the committee of your choice.
* The membership list and contact information will not be for public use. Telephone numbers and e-mail addresses will be held in strict confidence. Members are, of course, free to trade contact information one-on-one.
* As a general rule, meetings are held monthly, usually on the 4th Thursday of the month.
* Michael Levin is the JUG chair. Anyone wishing to provide a venue, refreshments or a program speaker/topic should contact him at info (at) orlandojug (dot) org
* There is an open-door policy. All committee and planning meetings are open to all members.
* Constructive criticism and good ideas are invited. We will strive to improve OrlandoJUG on a constant, consistent basis. Your active involvement and support is vitally important to the success of the Club

Our meetings will be listed in the Events section.

Discussion Forum

Virtual Events

‪Hello! I hope you all are well. I’m staying home for a while, but the Virtual Java User Group and JaxJUG have interesting online events coming up this week. Stay tuned. ...Mike‬

Started by Michael Levin May 11.

February Meetup! 3 Replies

We have an awesome speaker lined up this Th. Interested? You have to tell me you’re interested or I won’t schedule it. Venue near Ace Cafe!Continue

Started by Michael Levin. Last reply by Naomi Butterfield Feb 27.

October OJUG

Folks, I’m giving a talk on AI at Devoxx next month in Morocco. Our scheduled Spring talk is postponed. Let me know if you’d like a preview of my AI talk instead. We don’t meet Nov/Dec. Here’s the…Continue

Started by Michael Levin Oct 18, 2019.

Live OrlandoJUG broadcast tonight

Tonight’s Orlandojug will be broadcast live! Monitor @OrlandoJUG on…Continue

Started by Michael Levin Sep 27, 2019.

September OJUG

Join me at OJUG ::: featuring Bruno Souza & Otavio Santana from Brazil! http://meetu.ps/e/H1Rlw/1sqG/aContinue

Tags: Ojug

Started by Michael Levin Sep 17, 2019.

Red Hat Open Shift Workshop 8/21 Orlando Marriott

Hi Michael,Wanted to send you a reminder for next Wednesday's Red Hat OpenShift workshop. We are excited to see you! Date: August 21st, 2019Time: 9am-2pmLocation: Marriott Orlando Downtown (…Continue

Tags: OrlandoJUG, codetown, Redhat

Started by Michael Levin Aug 15, 2019.

DevNexus CFP open until Aug 15

THE DEVNEXUS CALL FOR PAPERS IS OPEN UNTIL AUGUST 15!!! The Call for Papers (CFP) for Devnexus 2020 is now open. Devnexus, …Continue

Tags: codetown, Devnexus

Started by Michael Levin Aug 5, 2019.

OrlandoJUG ::: Reactive Spring 1 Reply

Join us for a Reactive Spring talk featuring Miguel Mendez.Miguel Mendez…Continue

Tags: Mendez, Spring, Reactive, OrlandoJUG

Started by Michael Levin. Last reply by Michael Levin Jul 26, 2019.

J4K Conference —- here’s a code for free admission!

OrlandoJUG is a community partner for the J4K conf @ Hilton Buena Vista Orlando 7/30 Use code J4KREG for free admission…Continue

Started by Michael Levin Jul 21, 2019.

OrlandoJUG Reading List ::: from JavaSpecialists

Issue 279 - Upgrading ReadWriteLock

The Java ReentrantReadWriteLock can never ever upgrade a read lock to a write lock. Kotlin's extension function ReentrantReadWriteLock.write() cheats a bit by letting go of the read lock before upgrading, thus opening the door for race conditions. A better solution is StampedLock, which has a method to try to convert the lock to a write lock.

Issue 278 - Free Memory

How much memory was wasted when an additional boolean field was added to java.lang.String in Java 13? None at all. This article explains why.

Issue 277 - Strings with Zero HashCode

In Java 2, the computational time complexity of String#hashCode() became linear, as it used every character to calculate the hash. Java 3 cached the hash code, so that it would not need to be recalculated every time we called hashCode(), except in the case that the hash code was zero. Java 13 finally fixes that inefficiency with an additional boolean field.

Issue 276 - Serializing Records

Java 14 Records (JEP359) reduce the boiler plate for simple POJOs. In this newsletter we look at what special magic is used to serialize and deserialize these new records.

Issue 275 - EnhancedStream with Dynamic Proxy

In our previous newsletter we enhanced Java 8 Streams by decorating them with an EnhancedStream class. The code had a lot of repetition, which often leads to bugs if written by hand. In this newsletter we use a dynamic proxy to create an EnhancedStream. The resulting code is shorter and more consistent.

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Comment by Michael Levin on July 17, 2018 at 1:56pm

OrlandoJUG meets every 4th Thursday from 6-8PM. Details about our next meeting are here: http://www.codetown.com/events

Please RSVP so we’ll know how much pizza to order. 

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