Java Mission Control: This JDK release includes Java Mission Control (JMC) version 5.4.
Advanced Management Console (AMC) 1.0
New flags added to Java Management API
Java Installer Changes: A new Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI) Enterprise JRE Installer which enables user to install the JRE across the enterprise, is available. The Java Uninstall Tool is integrated with the installer to provide an option to remove older versions of Java from the system.
Java Control Panel Changes: The tab in the Java Control Panel now enables the users to automatically update 64-bit JREs (in addition to 32-bit versions) that are installed on their system.
The javac compiler has been updated to implement definite assignment analysis for blank final field access using "this".