MBI Data offers CGI & Perl scripts to create many of the forms found on todays most popular web sites.
Perl is the most popular web programming language due to its facility with text
manipulation and rapid development cycle. Perl can handle encrypted Web transactions,
including e-commerce situations. Some examples of the uses of PERL are: Web site search engines, database manipulation, web page forms, secure tranaction processing, server based functions.
Perl takes the best features from other languages, such as C, awk, sed, sh, and BASIC, among others. It also works interactivly with third-party databases like Oracle, Sybase, Postgres, and many others through the abstract database interface called DBI. Perl can work with HTML, XML, and other mark-up languages. Perl has Unicode support. Because of these features companies such as Amazon.com , Deja.com and Ebay.com use Perl to help run their web sites.