Python vs. Elixir vs. Groovy

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Description

What is Python?

Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.

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 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.

Pros

Why do developers choose Python?
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    Why do developers choose Elixir?
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    Why do developers choose Groovy?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Python?
    Downsides of Python?

    What are the cons of using Elixir?
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    What are the cons of using Groovy?
    No Cons submitted yet for Groovy
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    Companies

    What companies use Python?
    2353 companies on StackShare use Python
    What companies use Elixir?
    135 companies on StackShare use Elixir
    What companies use Groovy?
    70 companies on StackShare use Groovy

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Python?
    82 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
    What tools integrate with Elixir?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Elixir
    What tools integrate with Groovy?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Groovy

    What are some alternatives to Python, Elixir, and Groovy?

    • 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
    • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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