A set of tools and libraries that are needed to compile and run a Java program. Includes the Java Runtime Environment, the Java compiler and the Java APIs. JDK is an implementation of either of Java SE, Java EE or Java ME.

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First released 2007
Developed by Oracle Corporation
Latest stable version 9
Open-source Not defined

Interesting facts

Usually, learners start from JDK implementation of Java SE to learn core Java features, which is also known as Java SDK.

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