Why Use Java Thread Pools?

Finally Getting the Most out of the Java Thread Pool

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Thread pool is a core concept in multithreaded programming which, simply put, represents a collection of idle threads that can be used to execute tasks. First, let’s outline a frame of reference for multithreading and why we may need to use a thread pool. A thread is an execution context that can run a set of instructions within a process – …