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Ravi Kiran Va
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Hi

I have seen this post in a forum site :

Hi,

Is it advisable to use High Level API's or Low Level API's for developing a Mobile Application?

Please tell me what is Low Level API means in general
 
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High-level API: Struts 2.
Low-level API: Servlet API.
 
Ravi Kiran Va
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Thank you .

I have also heard that Jdbc - Low Level and ORM is a High Level API .

But can you please tell me on what factors of API this defination is made ??

 
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High-level APIs are built on top of low-level APIs: Struts uses the servlet API, but not vice-versa. ORM APIs use JDBC, but not vice-versa.
 
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High-level APIs are built on top of low-level APIs


Nice .Thank you
 
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