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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 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 MATLAB?

Using MATLAB, you can analyze data, develop algorithms, and create models and applications. The language, tools, and built-in math functions enable you to explore multiple approaches and reach a solution faster than with spreadsheets or traditional programming languages, such as C/C++ or Java.

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Why do developers choose Python?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Python?
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    What are the cons of using Erlang?
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    What are the cons of using MATLAB?
    No Cons submitted yet for MATLAB
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    Pricing

    How much does Python cost?
    How much does Erlang cost?
    How much does MATLAB cost?
    MATLAB Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use Python?
    2320 companies on StackShare use Python
    What companies use Erlang?
    67 companies on StackShare use Erlang
    What companies use MATLAB?
    9 companies on StackShare use MATLAB

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Python?
    80 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
    What tools integrate with Erlang?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Erlang
    What tools integrate with MATLAB?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with MATLAB

    What are some alternatives to Python, Erlang, and MATLAB?

    • 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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