BM ® SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 contains an older version of the IBM virtual machine when compared IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition,
Java SE 7 Archive Downloads:
Development Kit (JDKTM). The JDK is a development environment for building applications, applets, and components using the Java programming language.
The JDK includes tools useful for developing and testing programs written in the Java programming language and running on the JavaTM platform.
WARNING: These older versions of the JRE and JDK are provided to help developers debug issues in older systems. They are not updated with the latest security patches and are not recommended for use in production.
For production use, Oracle recommends downloading the latest JDK and JRE versions and allowing auto-update.
Only developers and Enterprise administrators should download these releases.
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For current Java releases, please consult the Oracle Software Download page.
For more information on the transition of products from the legacy Sun download system to the Oracle Technology Network, visit the SDLC Decommission page announcement.
Where can I get Java 7 downloads?
July 2015: Updates for Java 7 are no longer available to the public. Oracle offers updates to Java 7 only for customers who have purchased Java support or have Oracle products that require Java 7.
How can I download an older version of Java?
Visit the Java Archive Download Page to get other versions of Java. We recommended installing the latest version of Java from java.com.
How can I download Java 6?
See Java 6 FAQ.
Java SE 7 End of Public Updates Notice
After April 2015, Oracle will no longer post updates of Java SE 7 to its public download sites. Existing Java SE 7 downloads already posted as of April 2015 will remain accessible in the Java Archive on Oracle Technology Network
Developers and end-users are encouraged to update to more recent Java SE versions that remain available for public download in order to continue receiving public updates and security enhancements.
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Java JRE 7 Update 72 (64-bit):
IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7
IBM ® SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 contains an older version of the IBM virtual machine when compared IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 Release 1. Downloads are intended for established users and contain the latest IBM fixes and Oracle updates to the Java SE 7 application programming interfaces (APIs). To take advantage of new capabilities in the SDK, users are encouraged to move to the latest version.