Python vs. C# vs. Elixir



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What is Python?

Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.

What is C#?

C# (pronounced "See Sharp") is a simple, modern, object-oriented, and type-safe programming language. C# has its roots in the C family of languages and will be immediately familiar to C, C++, Java, and JavaScript programmers.

What is Elixir?

Elixir leverages the Erlang VM, known for running low-latency, distributed and fault-tolerant systems, while also being successfully used in web development and the embedded software domain.

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Companies

What companies use Python?
3215 companies on StackShare use Python
What companies use C#?
832 companies on StackShare use C#
What companies use Elixir?
192 companies on StackShare use Elixir

Integrations

What tools integrate with Python?
85 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
What tools integrate with C#?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with C#
What tools integrate with Elixir?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Elixir

What are some alternatives to Python, C#, and Elixir?

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
  • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
  • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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