A general-purpose, object-oriented programming language used for web development. Java is one of the most popular programming languages in use, particularly for client-server web applications.
|Developed by||James Gosling|
|Latest stable version||Java 9|
|Used by||Financial services industry, Embedded Space, J2ME Apps, Big Data technologies, like Hadoop|
Java was the first programming language that enabled writing real production code in a cross-platform, garbage-collected, object-oriented language.