A Brief Perspective

From its introduction to the world in 1994 to current day, the Java™ programming language has revolutionized the software industry. Java has been used in a myriad of ways to implement various types of systems. As Java started becoming more and more ubiquitous, spreading from browsers to phones to all kinds of devices, we saw it gradually hone in on one particular area and establish its strength and value proposition: That area is the use of Java on servers. Over time, Java has become the chosen platform for programming servers.

Java provides its Write Once Run Anywhere™ advantage to IT organizations, application developers, and product vendors. IT organizations leverage the benefits of vendor independence and portability of ...

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