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How to transform HashMap to another HashMap using Java 8 Collectors toMap

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Hello everyone, here we will show you how to convert HashMap<Integer, User> to another HashMap<Integer, UserDto> using Java 8 Collectors toMap. The  Collectors.toMap returns a Collector that accumulates elements into a Map whose keys and values are the result of applying the provided mapping functions to the input elements. Overview of components used in this example Java Stream API The Java Stream API provides a functional approach to processing collections of objects. The Stream in Java can be defined as a sequence of elements from a source Collection or Array. Most of the stream operations return a Stream. This helps create a chain of stream operations(stream pipe-lining). The streams also support the aggregate or terminal operations on the elements. for example, finding the minimum or maximum element or finding average etc...Stream operations can either be executed sequentially or parallel. when performed parallelly, it is called a parallel stream. Collectors.toMap The