Even with a team of talented software developers, problem-free development projects are rare.

Solid development tools give teams the edge they need to meet today's tough goals, deadlines and expectations. At ActiveState, we provide dynamic language development tools to help.

Trust ActiveState development solutions to help bring your quality software products to market faster.

ActiveState Language Distributions

Millions of developers around the world use ActiveState's industry's leading commercial-grade language distributions for Perl, Python, and Tcl. Whether you're using dynamic languages to run mission-critical applications or open source projects, ActivePerl, ActivePython, and ActiveTcl provide worry-free implementation and time savings for installing and managing common modules. Our language distributions are precompiled for easy out-of-the-box installation and are available in various editions to suit developer and businesses' needs.

Komodo IDE

Komodo IDE is the award-winning Integrated Development Environment for developers using dynamic languages and open technologies including Perl, Python, PHP, Ruby, Tcl, JavaScript, CSS and HTML. Komodo IDE’s sophisticated tools include a code editor, syntax checking and coloring, a debugging tool and more. Whether you're a solo developer or are part of a large team, Komodo IDE will make your software development process faster and better.

Perl Dev Kit

Whether you're building a complex, mission-critical application that integrates data from multiple sources, or a personal web project, Perl Dev Kit (PDK) will help you build and deploy Perl applications on any platform with speed and ease. PDK provides essential tools for building and deploying Perl applications across platforms, while enforcing best practices, improving code quality, and accelerating productivity.

Tcl Dev Kit

This kit of essential tools for Tcl programmers makes it easy to create, build and deploy Tcl applications on various platforms. Understand complex code at a glance with a visual guide to component relationships and kill bugs faster with a cross-platform graphical debugger.