Atlas: Dropbox’s journey from a Python monolith to a managed platform

Dropbox, to our customers, needs to be a reliable and responsive service. As a company, we’ve had to scale constantly since our start, today serving more than 700M registered users in every time zone on the planet who generate at least 300,000 requests pe… Read more


Loading Gravitational Wave Data in Python

This post is the first in a series of in-depth examples for analyzing gravitational wave data in Python, using the PyCBC package. There is also a notebook-version of this post, available here, in a repo of PyCBC examples. Motivation In order to analyze ob... (more…)

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The Python Tutorial

Python is an easy to learn, powerful programming language. It has efficient high-level data structures and a simple but effective approach to object-oriented programming. Python’s elegant syntax and dynamic typing, together with its interpreted nature, ma... (more…)

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