What is new in Java 16?
The open-source Java 16 (Java SE 16 and JDK 16) is coming out tomorrow, on March 16th, 2021. and will be available to the general public. JDK 16 will be a short-term release, supported only for six months. JDK 17, due in September 2021, will be a long-term support (LTS) release that will receive several years of support. The current LTS release, JDK 11, was released in September 2018.