Taming Tiger, Concurrent collections

Moving beyond Map, Collection, List, and Set

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John Zukowski

Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: June 16, 2004

What began as author Doug Lea's util.concurrent package has morphed into JSR-166 and into the Tiger release of the J2SE platform. What the new library provides is a set of utilities commonly needed in concurrent programs. If you are interested in optimizing multithreaded access to your collections, you've come to the right place.

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ArticleTitle=Taming Tiger: Concurrent collections