Java(TM) 2 Platform Standard Edition 5.0 U12

Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Freeware)

Java(TM) 2 Platform Standard Edition 5.0 U12 is one of the versions of Java Platform created by Sun Microsystems, Inc. This is a tool that is designed to allow the development and deployment of Java applications on PC computers, as well as embedded environments and servers. Many Web applications and programs require security, better performance, quick loading, and versatility. These are the things that Java Platform provides.

This platform has both basic or old and new features, with nearly a hundred updates that improve on the previous version. One of these focuses on new language updates. This covers Generics, Metadata, and Enumerated types. It has a new default Java theme, as well as a reworked Management API and a new JVM Monitoring system.

The key features of this platform are the following:
• Desktop client
• Monitoring and manageability
• Scalability and performance
• Ease of development

This version also comes with miscellaneous features that mainly highlight the application’s newly-developed core XML support. These include XML Schema, XSLT (with XLSTC compiler), DOM Level 3 Support, SAX 2.0.2, and XML 1.1 (with Namespaces). Java(TM) 2 Platform Standard Edition 5.0 U12 has 15 component JSRs. It also has essential updates that are developed via the Java Community Process or JCP.