What is Julia?
Julia is a high-level, high-performance dynamic programming language for technical computing, with syntax that is familiar to users of other technical computing environments. It provides a sophisticated compiler, distributed parallel execution, numerical accuracy, and an extensive mathematical function library.
Julia is a tool in the Package Managers category of a tech stack.
Julia is an open source tool with 43.6K GitHub stars and 5.4K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Julia's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Julia?
24 companies reportedly use Julia in their tech stacks, including N26, Flitto, and Development.
462 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Julia.
GitHub, Python, Slack, Stack Overflow, and GitLab are some of the popular tools that integrate with Julia. Here's a list of all 25 tools that integrate with Julia.
Pros of Julia
Fast Performance and Easy Experimentation
Designed for parallelism and distributed computation
Free and Open Source
Dynamic Type System
Calling C functions directly
Powerful Shell-like Capabilities
Jupyter notebook integration
Emojis as variable names
Julia Alternatives & Comparisons
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