Introduction to Java

Java is a simple, scalable object oriented, general purpose programming language with a multitude of uses. Java differs from other programming languages in a couple of significant ways. The following sections describe the most important differences.

  • Platform independence
  • Object orientation
  • The Java API

With the help of java we can develop everything from simple web animations to high-end business applications that program hand-held devices,cross platform server applications, microwaves and more, it’s no wonder why Java is on everyone’s mind.