Elixir vs. Perl vs. Visual Basic

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Elixir

Perl

Visual Basic

Favorites

162

Favorites

38

Favorites

4

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • -
  • 1.12K
  • 6.17K
  • 2.17K
  • 4.31K
  • 60.5K
  • -
  • 24.4K
  • 0

GitHub Stats

No public GitHub repository stats available

Description

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.

What is Visual Basic?

Visual Basic is derived from BASIC and enables the rapid application development (RAD) of graphical user interface (GUI) applications, access to databases using Data Access Objects, Remote Data Objects, or ActiveX Data Objects, and creation of ActiveX controls and objects.

Pros about this tool

Pros
Why do you like Elixir?

Pros
Why do you like Perl?

Pros
Why do you like Visual Basic?

Cons about this tool

Cons
Cons
Cons
No Cons submitted yet for Visual Basic

Companies

131 Companies Using Elixir
130 Companies Using Perl
10 Companies Using Visual Basic

Integrations

Elixir Integrations
Perl Integrations
Visual Basic Integrations

What are some alternatives to Elixir, Perl, and Visual Basic?

  • 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.

See all alternatives to Elixir

Latest News

Elixir v1.6 released
What's new in Elixir - Dec/17
Major Client Update For Elixir
Upgrading Perl to a Modern Version: the ActiveState ...
Perl: Language, Community, and the Future


Interest Over Time


Get help choosing one of these