In this section, you will read about collection framework with its diagram and description.In this section, you will read about collection framework with its diagram and description.
Java provides the Collections Framework. In the Collection Framework, a collection represents the group of the objects. And a collection framework is the unified architecture that represent and manipulate collections. The collection framework provides a standard common programming interface to many of the most common abstraction without burdening the programmer with many procedures and interfaces. It provides a system for organizing and handling collections. This framework is based on:
Following is the hierarchical representation for the relationship of all four interfaces of the collection framework which illustrates the whole implementation of the framework.
During the designing of a software (application) it need to be remember the following relationship of the four basic interfaces of the framework are as follows:
Some interfaces and classes of the collection framework are as follows:
Every interfaces and classes are explained next in the roseidia.net java tutorial one by one in the various examples.
Advantage of the Collections Framework:
The collections framework offers developers the following benefits:
Interfaces of the collections framework are very easy to use. These interfaces can be transparently substituted to increase the developed application performance.