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Java - definitions

Java - A cross-platform source programming language that allows applications to be distributed over networks and the Internet.

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Source:, 25 June 2010 09:28:34, External

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Java - An object oriented programming language developed by JavaSoft (SUN) in 1995 that has had rapid adoption as the standard for eBusiness solution development. Although slightly similar to C++, it has many enhancements such as platform independence (write once, run anywhere).

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Stibo Systems, 22 May 2011 10:09:01, External

JAVA - A platform independent programming language developed by SunSoft. Any computer with the Java server software installed can run Java client applets that arrive over a network.

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Source: Open Geospatial Consortium, 21 June 2011 08:46:30, External

Java - [programming] An object-oriented cross-platform programming language developed by Sun Microsystems.

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Source: esri, 23 May 2012 08:25:08, External 

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