Introducing Java SE 9

Accelerate Java application development with the Java platform module system and 150 new features.

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Java is the world's most popular programming language. Java SE 9 is the result of an industry-wide development effort involving open review, weekly builds, and extensive collaboration between Oracle engineers and members from the worldwide Java developer community via the OpenJDK Community and the JCP.

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21 billion

Cloud-Connected Java Virtual Machines

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9 New Developer Features

There's a lot more to this release than modules.
Developers will find nine new powerful features in this latest release.

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Migrating from Java 8 to Java 9

You can run Java 8 code and use some of the new features of Java 9—without migrating to modules.

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Nashorn JavaScript Engine in JDK 9

Handy additions and support for ES6 make Nashorn even more useful.

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