ActiveState 2016 Open Source Survey20160929170000
We had a tremendous response to our first open source survey and on behalf of ActiveState I’d like to thank the 867 people who gave their time and tho...
Python vs C or C ++ in Embedded Systems20160901210321
Tom RadcliffeSeptember 1, 2016activepython, c/c++, difference between python and c, embedded systems, python, python for embedding, python or c, python vs c, python vs c or c++
Python vs C or C ++ - which programming language is better for embedded programming?The C/C++ programming languages dominate embedded systems programm...
R vs Python: A False Dichotomy20160223170000
Python vs. Java: Duck Typing, Parsing on Whitespace and Other Cool Differences20160126170000
Tom RadcliffeJanuary 26, 2016activepython, cython, duck typing, java, jython, parsing on white space, python
Python has a lot to offer Java developers, and the languages are interesting both in their similarities and their differences. In a prior blog, I disc...
Enterprises and Open Source: The Important Role of Commercial Distributions20151201170000
Bart CopelandDecember 1, 2015activeperl, activepython, activetcl, bart copeland, commercial distributions, indemnification, oem, open source, perl, python
I recently did a webinar with Jay Lyman, Research Manager at 451 Research, discussing the trends in open source programming language adoption by enter...
ActivePython vs. Open Source Python: What’s the Difference20151105170000
ActiveStateNovember 5, 2015activeperl, activepython, activetcl, business edition, community edition, dynamic languages, enterprise edition, oem edition, open source, perl, python
Much of the information found in this blog is now outdated. It is being kept for historical purposes. If you want to learn more about what ActiveState...
Python GUI Programming: wxPython vs. tkinter20151014170000
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Package Management at Your Fingertips in Komodo 9.120150609000000
One of our big features in 9.1 is package management; you can easily install your project dependencies just by invoking Commando and installing the pa...