Groovy vs. D vs. COBOL



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What is Groovy?

Groovy builds upon the strengths of Java but has additional power features inspired by languages like Python, Ruby and Smalltalk. It makes modern programming features available to Java developers with almost-zero learning curve.

What is D?

D is a language with C-like syntax and static typing. It pragmatically combines efficiency, control, and modeling power, with safety and programmer productivity.

What is COBOL?

COBOL was one of the first programming languages to be standardised: the first COBOL standard was issued by ANSI in 1968. COBOL is primarily used in business, finance, and administrative systems for companies and governments.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Groovy?
91 companies on StackShare use Groovy
What companies use D?
9 companies on StackShare use D
What companies use COBOL?
6 companies on StackShare use COBOL

Integrations

What tools integrate with Groovy?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Groovy
What tools integrate with D?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with D
What tools integrate with COBOL?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with COBOL

What are some alternatives to Groovy, D, and COBOL?

  • 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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