Java Progress Package (JDK) fourteen has arrived at GA, arriving in a basic-availability release for manufacturing deployments. The update to standard Java contains new capabilities these as JDK Flight Recorder party streaming, pattern matching, and change expressions.
JDK fourteen is a attribute release of Java, somewhat than a prolonged-time period guidance (LTS) release, following the 6-month release cadence established for Java. JDK fourteen will obtain stability updates in April and July before getting outmoded by JDK 15, also a non-LTS release, which is due in September. The current LTS release is JDK eleven.
The new options and enhancements in JDK fourteen incorporate: