Oracle Announces Java 14
Oracle News, March 17th, 2020
March 17, 2020,
Volume 264, Issue 3

Oracle JDK 14 represents more than two years of on-time six-month feature releases, bringing innovation and predictability to developers

"Oracle today announced the general availability of Java 14 (Oracle JDK 14). Java 14 continues Oracle's commitment to accelerate innovation by delivering new enhancements to enterprises and the developer community with a new feature release every six months. The latest Java Development Kit (JDK) delivers new features, including two new highly anticipated preview features - Pattern Matching for instance of (JEP 305) and Records (JEP 359), as well as a second preview of Text Blocks (JEP 368). Additionally, the latest Java release adds Java language support for switch expressions, exposes new APIs for continuous monitoring of JDK Flight Recorder data, extends the availability of the low-latency Z Garbage Collector to macOS and Windows, and adds, in incubator modules, the packaging of self-contained Java applications and a new Foreign memory access API for safe, efficient access to memory outside of the Java heap..."

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