Java :

  • Java was originally developed by James Gosling at Sun Microsystems released in 1995 as a core component of Sun Microsystems’ Java platform.
  • James Gosling, Mike Sheridan, and Patrick Naughton initiated the Java language project in June 1991. The small team of sun engineers called Green Team.
  • Originally designed for small, embedded systems in electronic appliances like television, set-top boxes.
  • Firstly, it was called “Greentalk” by James Gosling and file extension was .gt.
  • After that, it was called Oak and was developed as a part of the Green project.
  • Sun Microsystems released the first public implementation as Java 1.0 in 1995.


C# :

  • In January 1999, Anders Hejlsberg formed a team to build a new language at the time called Cool, which stood for “C-like Object Oriented Language”.
  • .NET project was publicly announced at the July 2000 Professional Developers Conference, the language had been renamed C#.
  • The language is intended for use in developing software components suitable for deployment in distributed environments.
  • The C# language is intended to be a simple, modern, general-purpose, object-oriented programming language.
  • C# was introduced with .NET Framework 1.0 and the current version of C# is 6.0.