Performance Tips for Data Scientists Using Julia

The Julia Language Docs have a great page on performance tips.  It’s worth a read, but the writing is aimed more towards a computer scientist than a data scientist. Here we’ll cover some easy performance wins. We find the best way to code in Julia is to:… Read more


How Traders and Economists Are Using 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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Using type domain information in Julia

In a previous post, I discussed using type domain information to speed up generation of random density matrices with small dimension in Julia. There, we gave the Julia compiler knowledge of the dimension of the matrices at the time it generates code, inst... (more…)

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