C++ vs. Elixir vs. Erlang



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Description

What is C++?

C++ compiles directly to a machine's native code, allowing it to be one of the fastest languages in the world, if optimized.

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 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.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Elixir?
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Why do developers choose Erlang?
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Cons

What are the cons of using C++?
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What are the cons of using Elixir?
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What are the cons of using Erlang?
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Companies

What companies use C++?
232 companies on StackShare use C++
What companies use Elixir?
191 companies on StackShare use Elixir
What companies use Erlang?
88 companies on StackShare use Erlang

Integrations

What tools integrate with C++?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with C++
What tools integrate with Elixir?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Elixir
What tools integrate with Erlang?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Erlang

What are some alternatives to C++, Elixir, and Erlang?

  • 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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