Java vs. Erlang vs. HTML5



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Description

What is Java?

Java is a programming language and computing platform first released by Sun Microsystems in 1995. There are lots of applications and websites that will not work unless you have Java installed, and more are created every day. Java is fast, secure, and reliable. From laptops to datacenters, game consoles to scientific supercomputers, cell phones to the Internet, Java is everywhere!

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.

What is HTML5?

HTML5 is a core technology markup language of the Internet used for structuring and presenting content for the World Wide Web. As of October 2014 this is the final and complete fifth revision of the HTML standard of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). The previous version, HTML 4, was standardised in 1997.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Java?
Why do you like Java?

Why do developers choose Erlang?
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Why do developers choose HTML5?
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Cons

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

What are the cons of using Erlang?
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What are the cons of using HTML5?
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Companies

What companies use Java?
2885 companies on StackShare use Java
What companies use Erlang?
91 companies on StackShare use Erlang
What companies use HTML5?
3898 companies on StackShare use HTML5

Integrations

What tools integrate with Java?
65 tools on StackShare integrate with Java
What tools integrate with Erlang?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Erlang
What tools integrate with HTML5?
6 tools on StackShare integrate with HTML5

What are some alternatives to Java, Erlang, and HTML5?

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
  • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.
  • ES6 - The next version of JavaScript

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