DeveloperAnkush Desai, Vivek Gupta: not the politician, Ethan Jackson, Shaz Qadeer, Sriram Rajamani, Microsoft
First appeared2012; 12 years ago (2012)
LicenseMIT License
Filename extensions.p

P is a programming language for asynchronous event-driven programming and the IoT that was developed by Microsoft and University of California, Berkeley.[1]

P enables programmers to specify systems consisting of a collection of state machines that communicate asynchronously in terms of events.[2] P programs can run and be analyzed on any platform supported by .NET. Additionally, P programs can generate C# and C code.

P is open source, licensed under MIT License, and available on GitHub.[3]

See also


  1. ^ Microsoft open-sources P language for IoT
  2. ^ Ankush Desai; Vivek Gupta; Ethan Jackson; Shaz Qadeer; Sriram Rajamani. "P: Safe Asynchronous Event-Driven Programming". Microsoft. Retrieved 20 February 2017.
  3. ^ Sergio De Simone. "Microsoft Open-Sources P Language for Safe Async Event-Driven Programming". InfoQ. Retrieved 20 October 2016.

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