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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 Erlang?

Some of Erlang's uses are in telecoms, banking, e-commerce, computer telephony and instant messaging. Erlang's runtime system has built-in support for concurrency, distribution and fault tolerance. OTP is set of Erlang libraries and design principles providing middle-ware to develop these systems.

What is F#?

F# is a mature, open source, cross-platform, functional-first programming language. It empowers users and organizations to tackle complex computing problems with simple, maintainable and robust code.

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    Companies

    What companies use C#?
    567 companies on StackShare use C#
    What companies use Erlang?
    68 companies on StackShare use Erlang
    What companies use F#?
    15 companies on StackShare use F#

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with C#?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with C#
    What tools integrate with Erlang?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Erlang
    What tools integrate with F#?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with F#

    What are some alternatives to C#, Erlang, and F#?

    • 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
    • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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