Java 11+ Essential Training

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    If you want to build applications for mobile devices, desktop computers, or the web, you need to know Java. This course provides the foundation for learning how to program with the most recent Long-Term Support (LTS) release, Java SE 11, and more recent versions. David Gassner shows how to install Java and the IntelliJ IDEA Community Edition IDE and start working with variables, data types, and other critical language components. He also helps you control program flow with conditional logic and loops, store data with Java collections, and understand how Java implements object-oriented coding principles such as inheritance.


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      David Gassner

      Managing Staff Instructor, LinkedIn Learning Technology Library at LinkedIn

      David Gassner is the author of over 60 video-based technical training courses for software developers.

      David is a senior staff instructor who specializes in development platforms and programming languages including Android and Java. He currently creates training content for Android developers and content that covers multiple programming languages including Java, C#, Visual Basic, and Go. He was formerly the president and founder of Bardo Technical Services, an Adobe Solutions Network Training Provider. As an Adobe Certified Expert, he wrote courseware for Adobe and delivered extensive training on Flex, ColdFusion, Dreamweaver and Flash. He was the author of Wiley's Flex 3 Bible and Flash Builder 4 and Flex 4 Bible. He most recently designed and developed Audio Cues—an Android app for running sound in live performances—which is available in the Google Play store.

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  • What kind of software can you create?

    - [David Gassner] Since its introduction in the mid 1990s, Java has become one of the world's most popular programming languages. You can use Java to create all sorts of software, from the applications that manage microprocessors in Internet of things devices, to industrial strength web-based applications. Java is also one of the most common first programming languages taught in colleges and universities around the world. The language's consistency and internal logic make it a great choice when you're learning how to program for the first time. I created this course with Java 13, which was released in September of 2019. But all of the Java syntax and patterns I'll show you have remained consistent since the release of Java 11. A long term support, or LTS release that will be supported by Oracle for many years into the future. My name is David Gassner, and I'd like to welcome you to this course about the essentials of…

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