"Which is the better language?..." Wrong Question!.
One cannot compare languages as diverse as
More appropriate questions are
"Which language I like best?", or,
even better, "Which is the best language for my team to accomplish this tast within these constraints?".
And, with that introduction...
Nuxeo is an Open Source company that
has a popular
Enterprise Content Management.
This product was initially developed in
but they just
Annouced a Switch to Java EE.
It is not that they do no longer like Python;
made more sense for them in their context.
If you are interested in programming languages there are a number of fun links out in the web
Online History of Programming Languages,
several articles in Wikipedia, including a
List of Programming Languages,
and this fun presentation by Dick Gabriel and Guy Steele on the
And don't tell me I missed your favorite language; that is the whole point of this blog! :-)