PHP vs. R vs. Clojure



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Description

What is PHP?

Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.

What is R?

R provides a wide variety of statistical (linear and nonlinear modelling, classical statistical tests, time-series analysis, classification, clustering, ...) and graphical techniques, and is highly extensible.

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.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose R?
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Why do developers choose Clojure?
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Cons

What are the cons of using PHP?
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What are the cons of using R?
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What are the cons of using Clojure?
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Companies

What companies use PHP?
9991 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use R?
156 companies on StackShare use R
What companies use Clojure?
111 companies on StackShare use Clojure

Integrations

What tools integrate with PHP?
54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
What tools integrate with R?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with R
What tools integrate with Clojure?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Clojure

What are some alternatives to PHP, R, and Clojure?

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • 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.
  • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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