Developers explain Django as “The web Framework for a perfectionist with deadlines.” Django is a high-level open-source framework for full-stack web development. It is written in Python language that allows developers to develop customized websites without additional lines of code as compared to other programming languages. Django uses python which is lightweight and makes easier to load web page without page loading error. It is built by Django Software Foundation.
What Is Django?
It is an open-source python-based framework used for the rapid development of websites.
How to Install Django?
Django is based on Python language, so it is required to install python before installing Django on the machine.
- Install python latest version in the machine.
- check python version in command prompt by using command
...\> python –V
- Install python packages by using pip in command prompt.
- Set Virtual environment for the project by allocation space and activation
...\> py -m venv project-name
It will create a file named ” project-name” and set up a virtual environment. Make sure to avoid the redundancy of file names.
the above command will activate the environment.
...\> py -m pip install Django
The above command will download and install the latest version of Django.
Why we use Django?
Django, a rapid, secure website development framework, focuses on features of the new component instead of consuming time on already developed components. It helps to build quality web applications. It is appropriate for both front-end and back-end development. Django has one of the most effective documentation.
Application Area of Django
social and chat applications such as Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, etc. internet content pages such as Wikipedia, Quora are the top applications of Django
Java is a high-level, cross-platform, object-oriented programming language used to develop different applications and games. A fast and secure language that is widely used to develop applications. It was developed by oracle in 1995. Java is embedded in the Android Operating system and its Applications.
What Is Java?
Java is a synchronized class-based language that is used to develop web and android Applications. Java syntax is like C++, but it strictly follows the OOP concept, unlike C++.
How to Install Java?
- On the oracle Java download website, choose Operating System to download the offline setup of Java.
- Double click to start the installation of the .exe file, which is an executable file of software to run the installation.
- Agree with terms and privacy. Click the Install button.
- Oracle offered you to install more programs in a partnership of organization, select desired program, and click on the Next button.
- A few more dialogue boxes open to confirm the completion of the installation process; click Close on the last dialogue box, and the installation process will finish.
Why do we use Java?
Java can develop from a small applet to a high-performance big mobile and desktop application. Java is a platform-independent language. OOP allows modulation programming as well as reuse of code due to its inheritance property.
Application Area of Java
Scientific Application such as MATLAB uses java for interacting user Interface, as well as for Mathematical calculations.
Android operating system and its applications are based on Java.
Java plays an important role to develop gaming applications
Django Vs Java
|Django is high-level framework use to develop customized websites and standalone applications.||Java is high-level programming language use to develop mobile and desktop applications.|
|It is python based lightweight framework|
It is so far easy to deploy
|Java is slower to load.|
It is hard to implement.
|Django is a mature language, broader approval, uses more than java.||Java is less time select as compared to Django due to its libraries and functionality.|
In this article, a comparison between Django and java. Django is a python-based, lightweight, easy to deploy framework used by most organizations for the rapid development of web applications as well as Java is a cross-platform programming language used to develop websites and mobile applications which take more time to load than Django/python-based applications.