Based on survey of more than 2,800 Java developers, 65 percent already committed to Java 8 upgrade, 83 percent cite lambdas as key interest
Key areas addressed in the report include:
- Upgrade plans for Java 6 vs. Java 7 users
- Java 8 as a JRE and compilation target
- Most anticipated new features of Java 8 (full list)
- Lambdas and Scala – friend or foe
- App Server, JVM, JRE ordered popularity by Java developers
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