Articles with the tag Type-Safety

Thoughts about choosing a programming language


As our team is currently discussing which language we want to use for the next project, I thought about that question a lot recently. Here I will share some of my thoughts about the criteria I use to evaluate a programming language.

We mostly write the usual kind of server applications, and I think for our use case most languages are good (or good enough) in terms of performance. The focus of this article is mainly on developer productivity, or effectiveness, instead.