Eiffel #33 on TIOBE Index

July 14, 2012

Eiffel reaches its highest ranking ever on the July 2012 Tiobe Programming Community Index showing that the language is at the height of its popularity.

Of course customer satisfaction is the number one priority for Eiffel Software and it is great to receive praise from the people that use our products day in and day out . However, the next real big thing for any company after achieving customer’s satisfaction is to also enjoy market recognition, market validation and market visibility. “For Eiffel Software seeing Eiffel reach number 33 on the TIOBE Programming Community Index is a great reward and an immense encouragement,” says Bertrand Meyer, Chief Architect and Founder.

Standardized through ECMA and the International Standards Organization, Eiffel is a programming language that represents  the most extensive implementation of Object-Oriented concepts. Its core concepts, native only to Eiffel, such as Design by Contract™seamless developmentautomatic testingvoid safetyparallel programming, and modelling facilities allow developers to write predictable and controllable applications that are easy to maintain. It comes with a complete IDE, EiffelStudio, used by developers and design-team leaders in challenging enterprise environments in all areas of software development such as finance, health, defense ….They built their applications with EiffelStudio and they run flawlessly 24×7, 365 days a year.