Which other programming languages can you combine with c++ for maximum productivity and versatile application for the c++
-With python for strong systems -With java for versatile apps -You could use c++ to built extensions for ruby,or combine them to make Apps and systems for your software..
Tyrant but how to combine them?
I think C++ is all about Performance Computing. When you need to make a heavy duty program then it will be more good use c++. Also you can use GUI libraries to make a Cross Platform GUI based Application.
Answer w.r.t. IDE: 1. depends upon usablility of ide 2. different ide supports different languages on a single platform