Saturday, June 28, 2014

10 Reasons to opt for Java as programming language


Here Are 10 Reasons Why You Should Opt For Java As Your Programming Language
The benefits of programming in Java are quite a few, making it an ideal choice for developers.

Java is undoubtedly one of the most useful, dynamic and popular programming languages that will enable you to write any kind of program. Best of all, it is free. There are reasons
in plenty why first time users will absolutely fall in love with the language that has already garnered critical reception across the world.


Here are 10 reasons why you should program in Java:

1. Java is fun

-Quickly create impressive, dazzling programs, Java as a language is so much fun!

2. Java is free

-All of this Java functionality and support will cost you nothing. 

3. Java is dynamic

-You can write a Java program to do almost anything. There exist a rich array of Java classes that can handle standard application programming, user interfaces, networking, graphics, applets, servlets even more. 

4. Java has a wealth of free online support

-Oracle offers a Java tutorial and Java API reference documents. Online Java forums such as The Big Moose Saloon and Java Forums are always there for help.

5. Java is backed by Oracle

-Java is now backed by one of the biggest companies in the IT industry: Oracle.

6. Java has 3rd party support

-GWT (Google Web Toolkit) is a framework for writing dynamic web pages using Java. The Android mobile phone OS and their applications are written in Java. Also, databases such as MySQL and PostgreSQL easily integrate with Java programs. 

7. Java is platform independent

-Easily develop it on one platform and run it on another. All you need is Java Runtime Environment (JRE) loaded on your target platform.

8. Java has powerful development tools

-Netbeans IDE and Eclipse IDE are popular Java tools that offer powerful editing, syntax-checking, coding help, source code control, built-in servers and more. 

9. Java is advanced

-Java is an object-oriented programming language that even professional programmers will find powerful.

10. Java is easy to learn

-Java is easy enough for beginners to learn.

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