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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.

What is Clojure?

Clojure is designed to be a general-purpose language, combining the approachability and interactive development of a scripting language with an efficient and robust infrastructure for multithreaded programming. Clojure is a compiled language - it compiles directly to JVM bytecode, yet remains completely dynamic. Clojure is a dialect of Lisp, and shares with Lisp the code-as-data philosophy and a powerful macro system.

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 Elixir?
    135 companies on StackShare use Elixir
    What companies use Clojure?
    85 companies on StackShare use Clojure
    What companies use F#?
    15 companies on StackShare use F#

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    What tools integrate with Elixir?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Elixir
    What tools integrate with Clojure?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Clojure
    What tools integrate with F#?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with F#

    What are some alternatives to Elixir, Clojure, 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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