DSP Performance Comparison Numpy vs. Cython vs. Numba vs. Pythran vs. Julia

In my previous blog post, I discussed how to use Cython to get a more than hundredfold speed improvement on training an adaptive equaliser for optical communications experiments and simulations. The downside to that gain was that the optimised Cython-code… Read more


The Infancy of Julia

Seven years ago, four individuals came together to create a fast and expressive programming language to compete with the likes of R, Matlab, Python and about three dozen other dynamic tools. Their work gave birth to the Julia programming language. Anthony...

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