PHP vs. Rust vs. Groovy



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Description

What is PHP?

Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.

What is Rust?

Rust is a systems programming language that combines strong compile-time correctness guarantees with fast performance. It improves upon the ideas of other systems languages like C++ by providing guaranteed memory safety (no crashes, no data races) and complete control over the lifecycle of memory.

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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose PHP?
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Why do developers choose Rust?
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Why do developers choose Groovy?
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Cons

What are the cons of using PHP?
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What are the cons of using Rust?
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What are the cons of using Groovy?
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Companies

What companies use PHP?
9996 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use Rust?
40 companies on StackShare use Rust
What companies use Groovy?
91 companies on StackShare use Groovy

Integrations

What tools integrate with PHP?
54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
What tools integrate with Rust?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Rust
What tools integrate with Groovy?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Groovy

What are some alternatives to PHP, Rust, and Groovy?

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • 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.
  • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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