Software : Python Software Foundation : Python

Python Software Foundation Python

Version
(as of 3/2/2018)
3.7
Platforms
LicenseOpen Source
CategoryProgramming

Software Overview

Main Features

  • Clear syntax
  • Readable code
  • Rich support libraries
  • Extensive support for XML
  • High-level data structures

Python Software Foundation Python is a software package that utilizes the Python programming language. The language is a general purpose programming language that was created as a successor to the ABC language in the late 1980s and early '90s by Guido van Rossum.

The Python software utilizes the Python programming language, which is designed to help you work quicker and integrate systems more effectively. The language is an interpreted object-oriented language that features high-level data structures, rich support libraries, dynamic typing, extensive support for .XML, and Internet protocols. Python offers several tools for working with the programming language including the Python programming language interpreter and the IDLE integrated development environment.

Python is one of the more popular programming languages in the world as it is utilized by companies and institutions for various purposes including software development, film special effects, scientific data visualization, traffic control, and business e-commerce. With its open source license, clear syntax, and large libraries, Python is a friendly programming language useful to beginner and seasoned developers for creating applications and systems.

Supported File Types


Primary file extension

.PY – Python Script

Other file extensions used by Python Software Foundation Python 3.7

Supported File Types
.NPYPython NumPy Array File
.PYCPython Compiled File
.PYDPython Dynamic Module
.PYOPython Optimized Code
.RPYPython Script
.WHLPython Wheel Package

Updated: March 2, 2018