Getting started with JavaAdded by IBM on May 17, 2013 | Version 1 (Original)
|These steps help you get started as a Java developer.
Parent topic: Getting started with the SDK
- Watch an example application.
Watch this video
(2.5 minutes) to see an airline sample application.
- Prepare your environment.
There are simple Java snippets that can be run from an Eclipse IDE. The complete Eclipse workspace with the samples and a local Tomcat server can be downloaded from OpenNTF
and easily used in Eclipse. Read the documentation how to set up the samples and how to run them.
- Write your first JSP based application.
With a local Eclipse IDE, you can write your own JSP-based web application. Read part 1 of this article
for step-by-step instructions on how to write a Hello World
- Learn more.
To find out what functionality the SDK provides read the Java API
. Watch this video to learn how to set up the Eclipse IDE. There are topics on how to install and configure the SDK. Additionally there is a tutorial on how to create a J2EE application from scratch.