• 1997

Company Description

ActiveState is a Canadian software company headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia. It develops, sells, and supports cross-platform development tools for dynamic languages such as Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, and Tcl, as well as language distributions and enterprise services. Popular products from ActiveState include ActiveState Komodo, an integrated development environment (IDE) for dynamic languages; the Perl Dev Kit (PDK), productivity and deployment tools for Perl programmers; and the Tcl Dev Kit (TDK), productivity and deployment tools for Tcl programmers. Language distributions include Perl (ActivePerl and PerlScript), Python (ActivePython and PythonScript), and Tcl (ActiveTcl and TclScript) for AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Mac OS X, Solaris, and Windows.