If you are in the Washington D.C. area, Data Science DC is hosting a Workshop on Number Crunching in Python. The workshop is November 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the GWU campus.
Travis Oliphant, the CEO of Continuum Analytics gives a nice presentation on Python and BigData. He argues that python is frequently used in bigdata, but it does not get a lot of attention from the bigdata community. The bigdata community only wants to talk about hadoop. Travis would like to see python have a larger…