Working with the Python DASK library




Date And Time

Wed, 16 October 2019

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT

Free / Online

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Description

Python has grown to become the dominant language both in data analytics and general programming.

Dask provides ways to scale Pandas, Scikit-Learn, and Numpy workflows with minimal rewriting and integrates well with these tools so that it copies most of their API and uses their data structures internally. Moreover, Dask is co-developed with these libraries to ensure that they evolve consistently, minimizing friction caused by transitioning from workloads on a local laptop, to a multi-core workstation, and to a distributed cluster.

In this webinar, we will walk through some of the features of Dask, and discuss strategies for using Dask on both your laptop and on Compute Canada clusters.

Speaker:

  • Chris Want, Programmer / Analyst, Compute Canada

Webinar Instructions:

  • Click the green « Register’ button on this page to register for this event. All registrants will be emailed the connection instructions for this webinar.

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