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Course Title
Concurrency without Pain

Objectives
Programming Concurrency is one of the most difficult task for programmers. The traditional concurrency libraries are mired with accidental complexities. Creating applications that are correct and high performant can soon turn into a daunting task if we're not careful. In this course, you'll will learn how to safely create high performant concurrent code using the traditional APIs and also learn the power and benefits of unconventional libraries and the reasons to embrace them.

Duration
4 days

Customization
The course content will be customized to meet your teams' specific needs. Please review the provided detailed outline and suggest changes (additions, deletions, modifications) as you feel fit.

Audience
Developers, technical leads, architects with programming knowledge of Java or any language on the JVM and keenly interested in getting concurrency right

Benefits (After taking this course you will be able to):
  • Safely deal with concurrency
  • Program defensively to avoid concurrency issues
  • Properly use the traditional API and libraries
  • know when and how to use STM
  • Know when and how to use actors

Topics
  • Concurrent Programming and thread safety
  • Managing threads
  • Using Executors and Parallel Streams
  • Deciding and configuring number of threads
  • Designing Concurrent Applications
  • Programming with the Software Transactional Memory
  • Programming with Actors

Detailed Outline
View or download a detailed outline for this course from this link.

About the Instructor
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 http://www.agiledeveloper.com. You may read more about Venkat and Agile Developer, Inc. at http://agiledeveloper.com/aboutus.html.
 

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