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Why develop with Java SE Embedded on Raspberry Pi?

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Why would you want to develop using Java SE Embedded technology on your Raspberry Pi? Why? Well, that question is like, "Why would you want to breathe in air?" It's just natural, of course.

But, if you're not convinced, check out this great article by Simon Ritter that appeared as a recent Electronic Design article.


Java and RPi

Here's a quote:

 There are numerous reasons that make
Java an attractive platform for
developing embedded type applications
using the Raspberry Pi:
The very comprehensive set of included
class libraries. Java SE 7 has almost
4000 class libraries covering everything
from data structures to concurrency to
networking. This saves a lot of time by
not having to keep re-inventing the

And, the big reason is that you'll want to use Java SE Embedded on your Raspberry Pi to follow along with my upcoming Internet of Things (IoT) Christmas Special. Now that's the best reason! ;-)

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