- by Cay S. Horstmann and Gary Cornell
- A Sun Microsystems Press/Prentice Hall PTR book
- 750 pages
- $44.99 US
- ISBN: 0-13-081934-4
Over 250,000 programmers have relied on CORE JAVA to master the fundamentals of
Java technology. Now, this expanded second volume provides developers the
comprehensive guide they need to solve real-world problems and is an
indispensable companion to CORE JAVA 2, VOL. I: FUNDAMENTALS (0-13-766957-7).
Completely revised and updated, the new edition features coverage of the
advanced features and libraries of the Java 2 Platform and even more of the
source code examples that have won universal praise for CORE JAVA.
This volume includes new sections on multithreading in Swing programs, JDBC2,
CORBA, the drag-and-drop mechanism, and the Java 2 security model, as well as
three completely new chapters. A new advanced Swing chapter covers the complex
GUI components for trees and tables as well as sliders, progress meters, tool
bars, and tool tips. Also, a new chapter, "Collections," explores the design of
the Java collections framework and shows how to use the fundamental data
structures that the standard Java library supplies. In addition, the new
"Advanced AWT" chapter shows how to use the Java 2D API to produce
Inside CORE JAVA 2, VOLUME II: ADVANCED FEATURES:
- More advanced topics and real-world code for experienced developers
- New chapters on collections, Swing, and the Java 2D API
- Thoroughly revised coverage of multithreading, networking, and JDBC
- Remote objects, and more
- Fully updated and tested code for the Java 2 platform
About The CD-ROM
The free accompanying CD-ROM includes complete source code examples from the
book, the Java 2 SDK, Standard Edition, v 1.2.2, and trial versions of useful
Java technology-based tools.
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