Let us create a REST Web Service with Java using JAX-RS Standard.
We will use the following stack:
1. JDK 8
2. Eclipse IDE
3. Apache Maven
4. Spring Framework
5. Spring Boot
6. Jersey as JAX-RS Implementation
Install JDK 8 on your OS.
You can download and install JDK 8 from this link
Alternatively you can type ‘JDK 8 download’ in Google and download and install JDK 8.
Install Eclipse IDE on your OS.
Please download the 64 bit version of Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers
Start your Eclipse IDE after the installation
Let us build our RESTful web service in the next part.