What are the major features and important characteristics of JAVA Programming?

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JAVA is one of the most popular programming languages. The important and major characteristics of Java that you need to know includes:

  • Object-Oriented
    • Everything in java is object-oriented
    • Java is easy to extend by creating new class
  • Platform Independent
    • In a correctly implemented JAVA system, the same program can run in any device.
    • Java runs on most the real-time machines and operating systems
    • It is Write Once Read Many Times language
  • Simple
    • Java is simple and easy to understand
    • Its syntax is simple
  • Secured
    • Java is also popular for its security
    • Java is secure because
      • It has no explicit pointer
      • The program of Java runs inside a virtual machine sandbox.
  • Robust
    • Has strong memory management
    • No pointers, so more secure
    • Exists exception handling and type checking mechanism
    • Emphasized compile-time error checking
  • Multithreaded
    • This feature makes to write a program that performs many tasks simultaneously.
  • High Performance
  • Distributed
  • Dynamic
  • Portable
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