Alex Theedom

Alex Theedom

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Biography

Alex Theedom is a Java EE consultant/trainer with over 10 years of experience developing Java EE and Spring Framework applications. He is also an instructor for the LinkedIn Learning Java EE path, a published author of two books on Java EE: ”Java EE 8: Only What’s New” and ”Professional Java EE Design Patterns”.  He regularly blogs on Java SE and EE on his blog readlearncode.com and on IBM Developer Works and DZone and is a regular speaker at conferences on his favourite topic, Java EE.

Session: Java EE 8: What’s New

In this talk I cover the exciting new additions to the ever evolving Java EE eco-system. You will discover what’s new in Java EE 8 as I take you through all of the major and minor changes and introduce you to the two new APIs: Java EE Security and JSON Binding. By the end of the presentation you will be up to speed on Java EE 8 and appreciate how it has become a cloud and microservice ready platform.