Perl is a stable and cross-platform programming language which can also be used as Practical Extraction and Report Language.
Its DBI (Database Integration Interface) can also support third-party database which includes Oracle, Sybase, Postgres, MySQL, and others.
Perl used with most of the web service programming languages as it includes rapid development cycle and text manipulation capabilities.
Perl is a majorly used language for general purpose programming which was originally developed for the text manipulation and now it is used for wide range of task which includes system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development and many more. It can be used as cross-platform, it is very easy to maintain the data of this language over multiple systems and we can develop the code which is more strong and secured with this language so that our web application or website becomes more strong with the codes. It can manage to maintain database integration with the third party databases which include the Oracle, Sybase, MySQL, and others that is why it is generally used with programming languages.