What is Python? and Why Python?
What is Python?
Archaeopteryx Software provides some great information pages discussing the benefits of the Python programming language:
"Python is an open-source object-oriented programming language that offers two to ten fold programmer productivity increases over languages like C, C++, Java, Visual Basic (VB), and Perl."
Paul Prescod has his own reasons for why he promotes Python.
Paul Baranowski on Which Language Do You Recommend?
Bruce Eckel gives ten reasons Why He Loves Python.
Here is a listing of just some of the companies and organizations that use Python.
Some Python Success Stories.
Watch a 15 minute movie Introducing Python by some of its creators and users.