Java (software platform)

Java is a set of computer software and specifications developed by James Gosling at Sun Microsystems, which was later acquired by the Oracle Corporation, that provides a system for... Wikipedia

  • Original author(s):  James Gosling, Sun Microsystems
  • Developer(s):  Oracle Corporation
  • Initial release:  January 23, 1996
  • Written in:  Java, C++, C, assembly language
  • Operating system:  Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS, and for old versions: Solaris
  • Platform:  x64, ARMv8, and for old versions: ARMv7, IA-32, SPARC (up to Java 14) (Java 8 includes 32-bit support for Windows – while no longer supported freely by Oracle for commercial use)
  • Available in:  English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish
  • Type:  Software platform
  • License:  Dual-license: GNU General Public License version 2 with classpath exception, and a proprietary license.
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