Essential Java 16 resources and downloads

Information from the Oracle Java Platform Group and from Java Magazine

March 23, 2021

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Java 16 is here! On March 16, 2021, Oracle officially released the latest version of the JDK, consisting of 17 separate JDK Enhancement Proposals (JEPs).

For your convenience, Java Magazine has assembled a list of Java 16 resources, including technical articles, information from the Java Platform Group at Oracle, and project links.

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Resources for learning about Java 16


Individual JEPs

Previews and incubators

Alan Zeichick

Alan Zeichick is editor in chief of Java Magazine and editor at large of Oracle’s Content Central group. A former mainframe software developer and technology analyst, Alan has previously been the editor of AI Expert, Network Magazine, Software Development Times, Eclipse Review, and Software Test & Performance. Follow him on Twitter @zeichick.

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