Types of Applications | Core Java Tutorials


Applications can be classified into
1. Standalone applications
2. Web applications

Standalone Applications:
  • An application which runs on a single machine.
  • Application which is compatible with single Platform(OS)
  • An application must be installed to run.
  • Examples…. OS, Players, Browsers…..
Web applications:
  • An application runs on a network where more than one system connected.
  • An application which is independent to Operating System.
  • An application need not be installed to run.
  • Examples…. Gmail, Youtube, Facebook….

Note: Programming Language is a Standalone pre-defined application. We have to install programming language software to develop applications.




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