Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE) 8
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This chapter describes the Java API for JSON Processing (JSR 374). JSR 374 is an incremental release over JSR 353. JSON is a data exchange format widely used in web services and other connected applications. JSR 374 provides an API to parse, transform, and query JSON data using the object model or the streaming model.
The following topics are addressed here: