Java Platform Enterprise Edition (Java EE)
A platform-independent development environment that includes application programming interfaces (API), such as Java Database Connectivity (JDBC), Remote Method Invocation (RMI), and web services. A programmer uses Java EE to develop a highly scalable, fault-tolerant, web-based application.
Related terms
application, application programming interface (API), Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Contrast with
Java Development Kit (JDK), Java Platform Standard Edition (Java SE), Java Virtual Machine (JVM)

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