Last Updated: April 10, 2019
Selecting the Right Languages for Your Web Applications
Java vs Python vs Go vs Ruby vs PHP vs Node.js
As companies move to a digital-first strategy, they are adopting open source tools for greater flexibility and innovation. But selecting the right language for your project can be a daunting task.
This guide compares Java, Python, Ruby, Go, Node.js and PHP on a number of variables including:
- Developer familiarity and talent pool
- Ideal use cases
- Pros, cons and learning curve
- Ecosystem and integration with other tools
- Performance and ease of deployment
Learn how to best utilize these modern languages with this brief executive guide.