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Brian Macharia
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Software Development with Python

                                    Python for Software Development.
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Python is a high level programming language that is applied by developers in modern day world to develop real applications for personal, educational, social and commercial purposes. Python’s popularity increased when big companies embraced its syntax and security features. Such companies include Instagram, Spotify, Facebook, and Microsoft. Python is a wide language and applied in almost all sections of the information technology sector like Data Science, Software development, Mobile applications, Hacking, Artificial intelligence and Backend Applications. Developers prefer using python because of the simple syntax and being an open source it is easy to tag and reseach every module. It is able to develop complex multi-protocol network applications while also maintaining simple and straightforward syntax.
Although it is commonly related to high-level development, Python is actually easy to learn, simple to write in, and clear to read. Its emphasis on code reusability, readability, and use of white space makes it a perfect choice for both simple and complex applications. Python is classified as an object-oriented and interpreted language with built-in dictionary data structures. This means that there’s no need to compile the code before runtime, reducing total working hours. The demand, popularity, and support communities for Python have been growing steadily in the last few years. Thanks to its large selection of pre-built libraries, a built-in framework for unit tests and OS-independent functionality, Python is widely recognized as a great tool to optimize development resources. Python is a go-to technology in the most profitable and dynamic industries. Using Python for Software development turns your app into a more versatile option as it has a powerful advantage of cross-platform app development.
What Apps/ Softwares Can Python Buld?

  1. Commercial Softwares/ Applications.
    Application made by Python highly supports practical agility; this is why Python also assists in ERP . Python provides a wide range of business apps forming a suite of business management apps. One of the known applications built with Python is Tryton, which is a three-tier general-purpose and high-level application. It is so easy to create such apps using python and this is the main reason it is widely accepted by software companies.

  2. Machine Learning Softwares / Applications
    Before creating applications of machine learning was a tricky task, but now we have Python mobile app development for machine learning applications. Machine learning is an algorithm technology that feeds data to operating systems and enables them to make intelligent decisions. With the basic knowledge of Python, developers can create machine learning apps with the help of these highly competent and effective libraries.

  3. Block chain Softwares and Applications
    Developers are also able to run the scripts on multiple machines for developing a decentralized network – all with the help of Python. By deploying Python frameworks like Flask, developers can use HTTP requests to interact with their blockchain over the Internet and create endpoints for distinct functions of blockchain. However, apps made by Python have literally made it so. Blockchain, being one of the hottest trends of this decade in technology, has swept the market off its feet.

  4. System Administration Applications
    Python enables developers to interface with the OS on which Python is currently running. This language makes all the IO operations accessible which includes simple reading and writing to the file system. This language makes all the IO operations accessible which includes simple reading and writing to the file system. Python is regarded fit for creating system administration apps as it allows developers to easily communicate with the operating system. System Administration applications are a savior for the management.

  5. Command Line Applications
    Command-line applications and Console Applications are the same. It is a computer program created to be utilized from the command line or a shell and does not have any graphical UI. Python is deemed as a suitable language for such applications because of its Read-Eval-Print-Loop (REPL) feature which enables developers to evaluate the language and identify new possibilities. Since Python is a popular language globally, top app development companies have access to a sea of free Python libraries that they can use for building command-line apps.

  6. Game Development
    Developers are given the facility to create a rapid game prototype and Python can be used to test them in real-time. Additionally, Python in game development can be used to create game designing tools that assist in many tasks of the development process, namely, creating dialog trees and level designing. Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean game was written with the help of the Panda 3D game engine – whose game development language is Python.

  7. Audio and Video Softwares
    Apps developed using Python helps in creating music and other types of audio and video applications. Since the internet is loaded with audio and video content, you can use Python for analyzing it all. YouTube is one of the apps that is built with Python. So, you can easily surmise now how effective and incredible this language is in delivering apps with high performance.

Discussion (4)

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Francisco Javier Sánchez Fuentes

Hi Brian, thanks for share those topics and conclusions in all sections where Python can help us to develop professional software :).

Is it possible to share examples? Maybe add a library like Click or argparse in the CLI section. What do you think about it?

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Brian Macharia Author

I will write an article on the same. Thank you and keep updated on my next post

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Francisco Javier Sánchez Fuentes

Of course yes :)

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Thanks for this post. Python is one of the most popular computer coding language. I often need services of software/app development and python development is the best. I work with outsource python development team. Python has a lot of advantages such as no need to write long sequences of code or support from the open source community. The team is dedicated and builds the most effective outsourcing model of development. I can really trust them in Python development processes