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Essential Open-Source Library pandas Awarded CZI Grant to Further Development

We’re pleased to announce that pandas, the open-source library providing high-performance data structures for tabular data analysis, has received grant funding from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) as part of their Essential Open Source Software…

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The Austin American-Statesman Names Anaconda a Winner of the Austin Top Workplaces 2019 Award

Anaconda is thrilled to have been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 honor by The Austin American-Statesman. The list of winners is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage,…

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Announcing Anaconda Distribution 2019.10

We are pleased to announce the release of Anaconda Distribution 2019.10! As there were some significant changes in the previous Anaconda Distribution 2019.07 installers, this release focuses on polishing up rough edges in that release…

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Anaconda Enters a New Chapter

Today I am excited to announce that I am stepping into the role of CEO at Anaconda. Although I am a founder of the company and have previously served as president, this marks the first…

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Anaconda Enterprise Receives Honors in Fourth Annual Datanami Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 23, 2019 — Anaconda’s enterprise data science platform has been recognized in the fourth annual Datanami Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards, presented during the Strata Data Conference.  The list of winners was…

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Announcing the Anaconda 2019.07 Release

The midyear release of Anaconda Distribution is available for download. The Anaconda 2019.07 release focuses on Conda performance. We’ve heard your frustration about lengthy install times for packages when using Conda, and the Conda 4.7…

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For Practitioners
How We Made Conda Faster in 4.7

We’ve witnessed a lot of community grumbling about Conda’s speed, and we’ve experienced it ourselves. Thanks to a contract from NASA via the SBIR program, we’ve been able to dedicate a lot of time recently…

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Anaconda Recognized as a May 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Data Science and Machine Learning Platforms

The Anaconda team is excited to announce that we have been recognized as a May 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Data Science and Machine Learning Platforms. According to Gartner, “The Gartner Peer Insights…

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Updated Statement About Our Relationship with DataCamp

We apologize for our poor communications about our response to the DataCamp sexual misconduct incident. We support the victims and we understand this has been a painful and ongoing struggle for them. We also recognize…

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Anaconda’s Response to DataCamp’s CEO and Board of Directors

DataCamp has been a business partner of our company for almost two years. So we were shocked and saddened by the recent allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior and retaliatory firings made against DataCamp’s CEO and…

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Reflections on AnacondaCON 2019 with NVIDIA’s Josh Patterson

I love this month. April 19’ brings back Game of Thrones, Avengers: Endgame (that Thanos snap though), and of course AnacondaCON. I’ve been to every AnacondaCON, which makes this my third show. Of all data…

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AnacondaCON 2019 Day 3 Recap: The Need for Speed, “Delightful UX” in Dev Tools, LOTR Jokes and More.

Everyone at Anaconda is still feeling the love AnacondaCON 2019. Day 3 wrapped up last Friday with one more day of talks and sessions, highlighted by some powerhouse keynotes. Let’s get right to the good…

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