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: 

  • Code smarter. Make development teams more productive and focused on quality.
  • Accelerate development. Get applications to market faster.
  • Deploy quickly. Meet tough, fast-paced development timelines.

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.

Stackato for Private PaaS

Stackato is the application platform for creating a private Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) using any language on any stack on any cloud. From the desktop to the datacenter, Stackato makes it easy to develop, deploy, migrate, scale, manage, and monitor applications on any cloud. With Stackato, developers can simulate a production environment on a local machine, code, test, and then launch an application to any cloud. And Enterprise IT can achieve new levels of data security, reduce time to market, save money, ensure compliance, and gain greater control over the cloud.

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.