Monday, October 26, 2009

Brazil and Java

  • A Java application sent and received 25 million income tax filings in two months.  That was 100% of all income tax filings.  
  • The main news organization stated that the number of submissions had surpassed all of their estimates, there were no problems reported, no last minute issues and they were “without words” in their analysis :-) 
  • Java is the language that is used to control 100% of all external commerce of Brazil Java is used in all the government owned banks for the ATMs 
  • A Java application manages the education system for all students in all public schools in Brazil.
  • Java and the LWUIT (Light Weight UI Toolkit) will be the Brazilian Digital TV Standard.