ActiveState Press Releases

ActiveState Opens Python 2 End of Life Survey

Today ActiveState opened its Python 2 End of Life (EOL) Survey. With the impending EOL of Python 2 on Jan 1 2020, it’s more important than ever to understand how enterprises are preparing for the change. The survey addresses the key issues that enterprises will need to grapple with. Anyone who codes, tests, deploys, runs, manages or works with Python 2 applications can complete it. The survey results, complete with a comprehensive report, will be made available to all respondents and the public in early 2020.

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ActiveState Replaces the Readme With New CLI Tool

ActiveState today introduced the ActiveState Platform Command Line Interface (CLI), the State Tool to address many of the tasks that plague developers at project setup or worse, when they have to dive back into an older project. These include environment setups that don’t work the first time; dependencies, system libraries and build tools that aren’t pinned, limiting build reproducibility; and an abundance of poorly documented and maintained ad hoc scripts, which affect productivity.

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MSC Chooses ActiveState’s Platform and Python Solution to Extend Legacy Applications, Increase Speed and Manage Risk

Today ActiveState announced that MSC Software, an engineering simulation firm, chose the ActiveState Platform and its Python solution, ActivePython, to extend legacy applications, increase the speed of implementing updated Python language distributions and manage risk across MSC’s broad product suite.

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