Richard Warburton

Richard Warburton

London, England

Areas of Expertise:

  • Java SE
  • Performance
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • programming
  • training
Richard is an empirical technologist and solver of deep-dive technical problems. He has professionally worked on static analysis problems, verifying part of a compiler and developing advanced automated bug detection technology. More recently his career has been focussed on data analytics for high performance computing. He is a leader in the London Java Community, sits on their JCP Committee and organises the Adopt-a-JSR programs for Lambdas and Date and Time in Java 8. Richard is also a known conference speaker, having talked at JavaOne, DevoxxUK and JAX London. He obtained a PhD in Computer Science from The University of Warwick where his research focussed on compiler theory.

Java 8 Lambdas Java 8 Lambdas
by Richard Warburton
March 2014
Print: $39.99
Ebook: $33.99

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Java 8, now what?

March 18 2014

There was recently a thread on the London Java Community mailing list about when people should think about adopting Java 8. Lambdas, an improved collections library, new date and time support, and a host of under-the-hood tweaks, add up to … read more

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Webcast: Simplifying Java 8 with Lambdas
April 23, 2014
We'll go through a series of code examples, that show how to: use the new lambda expressions feature, write more readable and faster collections processing code using the Streams API, build complex data processing systems with the new collector abstraction...