Java is a Poweful Programming Language
Since almost 20 years, Java is well known as a programming language. Over 9 million software engineers work worldwide with it, 3 million mobile phones run it, as well as 1,1 billion desktops and all blue-ray players.
According to Thomas Kurian in the conferene of of JavaOne 2010, there are 10 million downloads from Oracle per week, calculated around 1 billion download per year.
Java is found everywhere – on mobile phones, desktop computers, Blu-ray Disc players, set top boxes, and even in your car.
- Simple, object-oriented and familiar
- robust and secure
- Platform-independent and portable
- High performance
- Interpreted, threaded and dynamic
- Desktop use
- Mobile devices
- Web server and enterprise use
Java has significant advantages over other programming languages and is suitable for any programming task. It is robust, easy to use, platform-independent, and secure. For those reasons, Java is chosen for providing worldwide Internet solutions.