Programming Languages

Timeline created by Omahr
  • MATH-MATIC

    MATH-MATIC was created by Charles Katz as an improvement over FORTRAN.
  • FORTRAN

    FORTRAN was created by John Backus & IBM for numeric and scientific computing.
  • COBOL

    COBOL was created by Grace Hopper for business, finance, and administrative systems.
    CO-common
    B-business
    O-oriented
    L-Language
  • BASIC

    BASIC was created by John Kemmy & Thomas Kurtz to provide computer access to non-science students.
  • LOGO

    LOGO was created by Wally Feureig & Seymour Papert for educational use. LOGO comes from the Greek word Logos meaning "word".
  • Pascal

    Pascal was created by Niklaus Wirth. It is an object oriented programming language
  • C

    C was created by Dennis Ritchie for implementing systems software.
  • SQL

    SQL was created by Donald D. Chamberlin & Raymond F. Boyce at IBM. It was created for managing database systems.

    S-Structured
    Q-Query
    L-Language
  • ADA

    ADA was created by Jean Ichbiah for embedded and realtime systems.
  • C++

    C++ was created by Bjarne Stroustrup as an enhancement of C.
  • Java

    Java was created by Sun Microsystems as an alternative to C++.
  • VISUAL BASIC

    VISUAL BASIC was created by Microsoft to be used for beginner programmers.