What is Python? Powerful, intuitive programmingNov 15, 2019, 14:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Serdar Yegulalp)
Dating from 1991, the Python programming language was considered a gap-filler, a way to write scripts that “automate the boring stuff” (as one popular book on learning Python put it) or to rapidly prototype applications that will be implemented in other languages.
However, over the past few years, Python has emerged as a first-class citizen in modern software development, infrastructure management, and data analysis.