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Python in Big Data

          

What Python has to offer to the world of Big Data, specific use-cases, and interaction between a python and an elephant (Hadoop).

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Python swallows Hadoop (elephant) Travis Oliphant, CEO of Continuum Analytics, kicks off PyData with a talk on Python in Big Data. Topics addressed include
  • the interaction between Python and Hadoop (in the picture above from The Little Prince the python swallows the Hadoop elephant),
  • specific use-cases
  • why Hadoop is considered the de-facto standard.
  • an overview of NumPy and SciPy.
More talks from the 2012 PyData Workshop are at mrkn.co/3tkq2.


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