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Java

A programming language. It is especially useful because it allows for software distribution to a wide audience. It was developed by Sun Microsystems.
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When someone (or something) decides to use, or to access, a resource belonging to the same network, the Jini support will lead her (or it) to automatically download proper software, which in turn will make possible the interaction with the resource and communicate with it without any particular effort or awareness requirements to the operating system, which indeed does not require having any particular software driver preinstalled.
It provides a good framework to solve the first problem of the standard Jini system as mentioned above.
We did face some challenges in implementing JavaSpaces due to its increased security considerations that is in-built within the JavaSpaces and its underlying Jini technologies and GigaSpaces platform.
McCallum reckons Jini is heading for a valuation of pounds 1billion.
"Jini is about making the system nave less administration and more dynamically configured."
Jini, Arabic for "magician," has a longer history than Bluetooth, going back to 1994 or 1995 at Sun Microsystems.
Tomorrow in a JINI or Chai or UPnP world, it will just need to talk to a printer, a small self-contained printing module will do the rest.
JUPITER COMMUNICATIONS analyst David Card on Microsoft's vaporware announcement of a new "Universal Plug and Play" technology: "Microsoft's answer to Jini is lame, boring, and not attracting a lot of attention." (Quoted in Computerworld, 2/8/99)
In the incident which occurred last Jan 23, four vehicles belonging to the family of Customs Senior Assistant Director Nur Azman Mat Jini were torched at 3.30 am in front of his living quarters at Precinct 11 in Putrajaya.
In the event, Mr Owen's Bluefaced Leicesters edged the tussle when Scottish judge Matthew Seed awarded the overall championship to Cernyw Jini, a "sharp" shearling ewe.
Diolch i Gwenllian Roberts, Penisarwaun am ei chyngor mai rhoi'r eirin perthi yn y rhewgell am ychydig ddyddiau ydi'r ffordd orau o gael "jini" yn y botel!
HOT MOVES: The Crew cheerleaders with organisers (from left) Aysha Bhayat, Ellie McCann, Jini Vyas and Kalpna Lad, Mia McCann, aged seven, and Zara Vyas, aged five and (below) the ladies in action.