C++ is an Object-Oriented Programming language. It was developed by Bjarne Stroustrup at BELL Lab in 1980’s.bjarne
Bjarne Stroustrup wanted to combine the best of the both the language and create a more powerful language that could support object-oriented programming features and that are –

  • Classes
  • Inheritance
  • Data Abstraction & Encapsulation
  • Polymorphism
  • C++ is is an extension of C otherwise, C++ is a superset of C. It is a versatile language for handling very large programs that is suitable for virtuality any programming task including development of editors, compiler, databases, real-life and gaming application system etc.