Java Threads : Basics in 5 minutes

Posted on Friday, October 31, 2008


The mindmap below summarizes

  • Why we have threads and why they have become the basic unit of scheduling for the OS
  • Why we have multi processor systems now
  • Risks of threads
  • What is object state, and
  • What do we mean by thread safety.

All this meant for quick consumption in 5 minutes …

Posted in: Architecture, Java