➢Created by Guido Van Rossum.
➢First released in 1991.
➢Supports object-oriented Programming with classes and multiple inheritance.
➢Comes with large standard library.
➢Includes an IDLE.
➢Runs on Mac OS X, Windows, Linux as Freeware.
Easy to Use:
Python is very easy to use and high level language. Thus it is programmer-friendly language.
Python language is more expressive. The sense of expressive is the code is easily understandable.
Python is an interpreted language i.e., interpreter executes the code line by line at a time. This makes debugging easy and thus suitale for beginners.
Python can run equally on different platforms such as Windows, Linux, Unix, Macintosh etc.
Thus, Python is a portable language.
Free and open source:
Python language is freely available.
Python supports object oriented language. Concepts of classes and objects comes into existence.
Large Standard Library:
Python has a large and board library.
GUI can be developed using Python.
It can be easily integrated with languages like C, C++, Java etc.
➢Desktop GUI Applications
➢Scientific & Numeric
➢Audio or Video-Based Applications
➢3D CAD Applications
➢Image Processing Applications