Java Resources to Help Get You Started

Java Resources to Help Get You Started

Create the Future with Java

Oracle offers many ways to get started with Java whether you are a desktop or enterprise developer, OEM, embedded specialist, educator, or end user. To start, just find what you need below.

Attend JavaOne
Attend JavaOne Attend JavaOne

JavaOne brings together Java community members to share their knowledge of all things Java.

Join us at JavaOne—the largest technology conference that brings developers, luminaries, and experts together for a week of education, networking, community, and fun. JavaOne 2014 takes place September 28–October 2 in San Francisco.


Java 8 White Paper
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Brewing Embedded Market Success with Java

Engineering organizations need new solutions that address evolving requirements and speed development and time to revenue. In many cases, proven, enterprise-grade technologies such as Java are re-emerging as increasingly relevant and compelling solutions within this IoT ecosystem.


Java 8 Launch
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Join Oracle and its Java ecosystem partners to learn about Java 8

Java 8 is a revolutionary release of the world’s #1 development platform and introduces significant productivity and performance enhancements while reducing costs. Java is the platform of choice for the Internet of Things, cloud, mobile, and social application development, with Java 8 providing the path for platform standardization.



Get Started with Java
Download a Java Development Kit Download a Java Development Kit

Try Java and join an ecosystem of more than 9 million developers

Java is the foundation for virtually every type of networked application and is the global standard for developing and delivering mobile applications, games, Web-based content, and enterprise software. Java enables you to efficiently develop and deploy exciting applications and services.


Download Java for End Users
Download Java for End Users Download Java for End Users

From laptops to data centers, and game consoles to scientific supercomputers, Java is everywhere.

Java allows you to play online games, chat with people around the world, calculate your mortgage interest, view images in 3-D, and so much more. It's also integral to the intranet applications and other e-business solutions that are the foundation of corporate computing.


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