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[Java SE] Java 21 (LTS) is Now Available (Doc ID 3010548.1)

Last updated on MARCH 14, 2024

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 21 to 21
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle is proud to announce the general availability of JDK 21. This release is the 12th Feature Release delivered on time through the six-month release cadence. This level of predictability allows developers to easily manage their adoption of innovation thanks to a steady stream of expected improvements.

Java's ability to boost performance, stability, and security continues to make it the world's most popular programming language.

Oracle will offer long term support for Java 21 for at least eight years.

Learn more about Java 21.


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