How can new features in Java 8 be used to make writing Low Latency application easier? How do you tune garbage creation in the use of Lambdas?
Writing Low Latency applications means using the subset of a language which performs consistently. Can Streams and Lambdas be used in this context? What are some of the practical performance considerations? When does it make sense to use parallelStream()?
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