Central Iowa Software Symposium

August 3 - 4, 2018

Completable Futures: The Promises of the Java World

Saturday - Aug 4 8:15 AM - DALLAS

Venkat Subramaniam

Venkat Subramaniam

Founder of Agile Developer, Inc.

Traditionally Java has supported multithreading. Asynchronous programming in Java is a bit of novelty. Java 8 introduced CompletableFuture to bring the features of JavaScript promises to the Java land. In this presentation we will learn about this feature and how to make use of it.

CompletableFuture
Ways to create
Using Chaining
Propagating results
Dealing with errors
Using timeouts
Programming with multiple asynchronous tasks

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About Venkat Subramaniam

Dr. Venkat Subramaniam is an award-winning author, founder of Agile Developer, Inc., creator of agilelearner.com, and an instructional professor at the University of Houston.

He has trained and mentored thousands of software developers in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia, and is a regularly-invited speaker at several international conferences. Venkat helps his clients effectively apply and succeed with sustainable agile practices on their software projects.

Venkat is a (co)author of multiple technical books, including the 2007 Jolt Productivity award winning book Practices of an Agile Developer. You can find a list of his books at agiledeveloper.com. You can reach him by email at venkats@agiledeveloper.com or on twitter at @venkat_s.