C++ vs. Elixir vs. Perl

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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 Perl?

Perl is a general-purpose programming language originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and more.

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    Why do developers choose Perl?
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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 Perl?
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    Companies

    What companies use C++?
    165 companies on StackShare use C++
    What companies use Elixir?
    135 companies on StackShare use Elixir
    What companies use Perl?
    130 companies on StackShare use Perl

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with C++?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with C++
    What tools integrate with Elixir?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Elixir
    What tools integrate with Perl?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with Perl

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

    • 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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