Tag: JavaEE

Java versions and key improvements

Java versions and key improvements

Java is programming language and computing platform developed  by Sun Microsystem in 1995. Java runs on more than billions of devices worldwide.

You may already heard about java versions. Since 1995 as a stable programming language it has gone through so many updates as well as additions of several classes and packages to the standard library. Since J2SE 1.4, the evolution of the Java language has been governed by the Java Community Process (JCP), which uses Java Specification Requests (JSRs) to propose and specify additions and changes to the Java platform.

Java SE 8

Java 8 was released on 18 March 2014. The codename culture is dropped with Java 8 and so no official code name going forward from Java 8. Continue reading “Java versions and key improvements”

Set up Apache Tomcat8 and Eclipse on Arch Linux

Set up Apache Tomcat8 and Eclipse on Arch Linux

Here we are going to set up Apache tomcat and Eclipse on Arch Linux to JavaEE development. Before that take look at what are these tomcat and Eclipse.

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Apache tomcat is a web server( can handle HTTP request and responses ) specially created to deploy JSPs and Java Servlets.


Eclipse is an integrated development environment (IDE) used in computer programming, and it is the most widely used Java IDE. It contains a base workspace and an extensible plug-in system for customizing the environment.

Now on we discuss about how install and configure these tool. Continue reading “Set up Apache Tomcat8 and Eclipse on Arch Linux”