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Remote Method Invocation (RMI) is a useful tool that can be used to create applications that communicate over the Internet. Remote Method Invocation provides a way for you to create distributed beans that can invoke methods of remote Java objects running in other Java Virtual Machines on other computers. In this chapter, you learn about the Java Distributed Object Model and Remote Method Invocation, and you create an application that uses RMI.