Is Python a commercial proposition ?
Bernd-Waterkamp at web.de
Sun Jul 29 21:43:22 CEST 2012
Michael Hrivnak schrieb:
> Python is used frequently on the server side of web applications for
Two large companies with lots of python code are dropbox and youtube:
> It's also used heavily for administrative purposes such as:
> - Operating system installer: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Anaconda
> - Software repository management: http://pulpproject.org/
> - Software package installation:
> - Cloud computing: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OpenStack
- Frameworks/tools like func, fabric or ipython are used in medium and
- Python is also used a lot for admin tasks instead of shell scripts.
- I know IBM WebSphere is not the favorite choice as an application server
for most Java programmers *g*, but it uses Jython for the admin CLI.
python and python based tools are used for engineering and scientific
computing - some random examples: numpy, Sage, matplotlib, NetworkX.
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