It is a multipurpose, structured, object-oriented programming language. It was invented by Byarn Strästrup in Bell Labs. It is a language similar to the C language invented by Dennis Richie in the early 1970s, but it is safer than its predecessor and includes many modern technologies such as Object Oriented programming OOP2. It is used in many operating systems.
It is considered one of the leading languages in the development of large and complex projects