A five-day faculty development programme on Java fundamentals and Java programming got under way at the Kakatiya Institute of Technology & Science (KITS-W) here on Monday.
It is being organised in association with Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge (TASK), Hyderabad and Oracle Academy, Bangalore. The programme was inaugurated by KU College of Engineering and Technology Principal K. Gopal Kishan Rao.
Addressing the participants, he urged teachers to keep themselves abreast of latest developments in their respective subjects. They should be able to answer the queries of students with confidence, he opined.
Guest of honour and Oracle Academy technical expert from Bangalore Senbaga Sundaram said that Java was foundation programming language to build all kinds of software applications. Oracle uses mostly Java programming language for its development.
The latest computer applications such as Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE), Oracle Application Development Framework (OADF), Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are mainly based on Java. KITS Director Y. Manohar said that computer and mobiles were very important things of daily life.
The related softwares of computers and mobiles were designed and developed by using Java programming with the help of fundamentals. The programme was a technical platform to learn and share the latest technologies, he added.