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11 Programming Languages for DevOps Success

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11 Programming Languages for DevOps Success

From Microsoft PowerShell to PHP, there are a couple of important programming languages that can help you reach DevOps success.

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DevOps use languages for software development and deployment automation. Here are 11 programming languages that can help ensure your company's DevOps success.

1. Microsoft PowerShell

If your application software includes Microsoft windows, then DevOps knowledge needs to be in PowerShell. PowerShell uses different techniques to give administrative automation control over your environment.

2. Puppet

When it comes to an application deployment automation framework that is available across a wide variety of platforms and used by all companies, it will be hard to beat the appeal of Puppet. It is an open-source configuration management tool that uses its own declarative scripting language to build automation and management scripts.

3. Bash

It is the most important and frequently used Unix Shell. It provides the command shell and scripting language used to automate processes on tens of thousands of Linux servers around the world.

4. PHP

PHP is a scripting language. It has become a normal programming language in organizations. PHP is used for all stages of application development.

5. Perl

Perl is an interpreted language often used for scripts that hold together bits and pieces of larger applications. Those scripts are sometimes involved in application automation but are more commonly used as tools to build the apps themselves.

6. Ruby

Ruby is an object-oriented, compiled, full-featured programming language with a syntax that should be familiar to anyone who knows Python or Perl.

7. Java

It is one of the top languages taught in university computer science programs. It's versatile and powerful, as long as you don't have to reach down to bare metal for your application.

8. JavaScript

JavaScript is one of the foundation languages of the modern web, second only to HTML in its common use. JavaScript is becoming more completely functional as time goes on, with server-side implementations and JavaScript in virtual machines.

9. C

C is a procedural language. C started life as a tool for automating processes inside long-distance switches. C is the next best thing to assembler if you need to cut through all the APIs and SDKs and directly manipulate the hardware itself.

10. Tcl

Tcl is a scripting language that can take you from application deployment automation to industrial Internet of Things (IoT) embedded control. It is widely used, open source, and applicable to a variety of situations.

11. SQL

Those who are working on database queries and operations need to know SQL. So does anyone who is working on applications designed to reach back into a database for processing fodder. The ability to drop a line of SQL into an application can save you time.

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