Project loom - JVM Advent
Project Loom is one of the major “projects” in which Java is moved forward, alongside the perhaps better known projects Amber and Valhalla. It promises to bring lightweight/userland/virtual threads with low resource footprint and low cost of blocking. If blocking is cheap, then you don't need to worry about callback hell or async trickery. How well is this shaping up as we enjoy the 2019 holiday season? Read on!