What is Java to you? A programming language you learned in college? The lingua francaof corporate IT? Would you believe that Java is poised to dominate the next explosion of the Internet? Built for embedded computing and streamlined for real-time applications, here's why Java is the language for IoT.
- 1982-1989: Birth of the TCP/IP internet.
- 1985-1989: Commercialization of the Internet begins.
- 1990-1991: Advent of the World Wide Web.
- 1990-1998: Conventional desktop computers re-engineered as intrinsicallynetworked devices.
- 1996-present: Slowly but surely, we enter the age of global domination by mobile networked devices (aka IoT).