Presentation on theme: "Marlene Galea. The JDK (Java Development Kit) An IDE (Integrated Development Environment) ◦ Different IDEs include: JCreator NetBeans BlueJ."— Presentation transcript:
Marlene Galea Marlene Galea – HoD Computing Java Development Kit (JDK) Compiler DebuggerOther tools Java Runtime Environment (JRE) Java platform core classes Supporting Java platform libraries A JDK includes the JRE, compiler, debugger and other tools for developing applets and applications. The JRE is what you get when you download Java software. The JRE is the runtime portion of Java software. Java Virtual Machine (JVM) The JVM is software that converts the Java intermediate language (bytecode) into machine language and executes it. Integrated Development Environment (IDE) An IDE e.g. NetBeans is used to edit, compile and debug Java code.
Marlene Galea Go to http://www.bluej.org/ and download BlueJhttp://www.bluej.org/ You may use the JDK and BlueJ combined installer (or you may download the JDKseparately – see here)see here