➢Python is widely used high level programming language.
➢It was created by Guido van Rossum in 1991 and further developed by the Python Software Foundation.
➢It is a popular programming language. It's applications are:
➢Desktop GUIs(like wxWidgets,Kivy,Kivy)
➢Scientific and Numeric(like,SCiPy,Pandas and IPython)
➢Web and Internet Development(like Django,Pyramid,Flask and Bottle)
➢Business Applications(like Odoo,Tryton)
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.