Difference in Java Desktop Edition and Java Server Edition?

What is the difference in Java Desktop Edition and Java Server Edition and how do I choose which one I need?

Date Entered: 6/17/2004    Last Updated: 6/17/2004

Java Desktop Edition is for general application development. This is a royalty free development license - you build your application and deploy it wherever you like at no extra cost. Comes with JBuilder demos.

Java Server Edition is for server development. This is NOT a royalty free license - but is a single server license (one license per server). This would be typical for a web server, for example, for jsp development. Comes with JBuilder and jsp demos.


We appreciate your feedback.  If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions about this entry please contact our support team at kb@nsoftware.com.