By John Hunt BSc, PhD, MBCS, CEng (auth.)
Java for Practitioners doesn simply supply an advent to Java, it additionally tells you all approximately item orientation. one of many greatest issues of some of the Java books at the moment out there is they basically educate the language and forget about the thing orientation facets (or at most sensible simply commit one bankruptcy to it). not just does John Hunt disguise either Java and item orientation completely yet he additionally realises that practitioners study most sensible by way of oing'and he writes this ebook to mirror that. Chapters are dippable-into and concepts and ideas are brought through routines and functional examples. The publication does after all disguise the recent unlock - Java 2/JDK 1.2 - and additionally it is the Java Self-Tester which shall we readers be sure whether or not they are able to take Sun's Java Certification examination. there's additionally a necessary reference part which gives particular suggestions to genuine global Java difficulties, and new Java good points. not anyone aspiring to flow over to Java may be with out this book.
By Fergal Dearle
This ebook is a realistic instructional, jogging the reader via examples of establishing DSLs with Groovy masking meta-programming with Groovy. a few advanced thoughts are coated within the booklet yet we wade through those in a transparent and methodically means in order that readers will achieve an outstanding operating wisdom of the innovations concerned. This ebook is for Java software program builders who've an curiosity in development area scripting into their Java functions. No wisdom of Groovy is needed, even though it should be useful. The e-book doesn't train Groovy, yet quick introduces the elemental principles of Groovy. An skilled Java developer shouldn't have any issues of those and movement fast directly to the extra concerned points of making DSLs with Groovy. No event of making a DSL is needed. The ebook must also be valuable for skilled Groovy builders who've up to now simply used Groovy DSLs resembling Groovy developers and wish to commence construction their very own Groovy-based DSLs.
By Joe Weber
It's very thorough. nearly every thing vital approximately java is in there together with JDBC, JNI, Java Beans, Servlets, defense administration, even the specification of the digital computing device and so much is defined good understandble. it's the top java e-book I ever observed!