Python PyWren Brings Easy Scientific Computing to AWS Lambda

A University of California-Berkeley researcher has found a new, and somewhat unexpected, use case for the Lambda serverless computing service from Amazon Web Services: scientific computing. At the Continuum IO’s first user conference, AnacondaCON 2017, he… Read more


Nvidia Releases CUDA Python

NVIDIA’s CUDA Python provides Cython bindings and Python wrappers for the driver and runtime API for existing toolkits and libraries to simplify GPU-based accelerated processing. Python is one of the most popular programming languages for science, enginee... (more…)

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Fast Non-Standard Data Structures for Python

Python provides great built-in types like dict, list, tuple and set; there are also array, collections, heapq modules in the standard library; this article is an overview of external lesser known packages with fast C/C++ based data structures usable from ... (more…)

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