What is java?

What is java?

What is java?

Java is a very popular programming language as well as a platform.

This programming language has been there in the market for decades and still ruling.


James Gosling initiated the development of java programming language for Sun Microsystems in 1995.

Current java version is Java SE 11

Java and professionals skilled in this programming language are always in high demand.


Features of Java

  • Java is a programming language and platform.
  • Java is platform independent language.
  • Java is a write once, run anywhere kind of programming language.
  • Java is portable
  • Java is secure in nature.
  • Java supports object oriented programming or OOP features.
  • Java is robust.
  • Java supports multithreading.

Simple java program

public class HelloJava {

	public static void main(String[] args) {
		System.out.println("My first program in java");





My first program in java


main() method is the entry point for any java program. Any java program starts with main method.

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