"The process of choosing a server programming language is not as
objective and well thought out as one might imagine. That is
because programmers often have their favorite languages, and many
are loath to switch when they have found one that suits them. But
choosing the best Linux server programming language for the job is
"Some scripting languages are just plain faster than others.
Some are better for large projects, some for small. If an IT
manager chooses a language that is too complex or too
general-purpose, development can get bogged down. Luckily, there
are numerous options available, and many have the power to make
scripting a task much easier than working with a traditional
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