Intro to programming 400-600 words

You have selected Java as the programming language for your online ordering application because of its ability to run on multiple platforms and the fact that it is object-oriented and has robust class libraries. Research at least 2 sources (which may include your textbook) to support your response. Discuss the following:

  • In the history of programming languages, what motivated the development of Java?
  • What are the benefits of using Java as a programming language?
  • Discuss how the use of an integrated development environment (IDE) such as Eclipse enhances programmer productivity.
  • Are there some disadvantages to using an IDE for software development? 

Write 2 more paragraphs that are an introduction and conclusion to this topic. Be sure to include your references and to format your submission in APA format.