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Anaconda 2019.03 Release

Windows is the most popular operating system in the world and consistently has 75% or more of the worldwide desktop market. According to the JetBrains Python Developers Survey, 49% of Python developers use Windows as…

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AnacondaCON 2019 Day 2 Recap: AI in Medicine, Cataloging the Contents of Stars, and More!

What You Missed at AnacondaCON Day 2 We’re back with a recap of Day 2 of our annual AnacondaCON. (In case you missed it, you can read our Day 1 recap here). Things started off…

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AnacondaCON 2019 Day 1 Recap: Big-Time Learning

AnacondaCON 2019 is off to a great start. As in past years, we programmed Day 1 with product- and package-specific tutorials for those looking to get hands-on learning with Anaconda Enterprise tools. Spots in these…

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Anaconda Enterprise 5.3 Release

The Anaconda Product Team has released Anaconda Enterprise 5.3, an upgrade focused on platform stability and reliability to support our customers’ needs for continuous innovation. Customizable Static Endpoints Users can now customize a static endpoint,…

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Announcing Public Anaconda Package Download Data

I’m very happy to announce that starting today, we will be publishing summarized download data for all conda packages served in the Anaconda Distribution, as well as the popular conda-forge and bioconda channels.  The dataset…

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For Practitioners
End of Life (EOL) for Python 2.7 is coming. Are you ready?

End of Life (EOL) for Python 2.7 is coming. Are you ready? We all knew it was coming. Back in 2014 when Guido van Rossum, Python’s creator and principal author, made the announcement, January 1,…

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Conda 4.6 Release

The latest set of major Conda improvements are here, with version 4.6. This release has been stewing for a while and has the feature list to show for it. Let’s walk through some of the…

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Anaconda Distribution 2018.12 Released

We are changing versioning in Anaconda Distribution from a major/minor version scheme to a year.month scheme. We made this change to differentiate between the open source Anaconda Distribution and Anaconda Enterprise, our managed data science…

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Anaconda Enterprise 5.2.2: Now With Apache Zeppelin and GPU improvements

Anaconda Enterprise 5.2 introduced exciting features such as GPU-acceleration, scalable machine learning, and cloud-native model management in July. Today we’re releasing Anaconda Enterprise 5.2.2 with a number of enhancements in IDEs (Integrated Development Environments), GPU resource…

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Enterprise Data Science
Bringing Dataframe Acceleration to the GPU with RAPIDS Open-Source Software from NVIDIA

Today we are excited to talk about the RAPIDS GPU dataframe release along with our partners in this effort: NVIDIA, BlazingDB, and Quansight. RAPIDS is the culmination of 18 months of open source development to…

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Anaconda Distribution 5.3.0 Released

We’re excited to announce the release of Anaconda Distribution 5.3.0! Anaconda Distribution is the world’s most popular and easiest way to learn and perform data science and machine learning. Here’s a rundown of new features.…

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Key Trends and Takeaways from Strata New York 2018

By Elizabeth Winkler Another Strata conference has come and gone. We had an incredible time meeting with a huge number of Anaconda users who came by our booth to chat! We also noticed some really interesting…

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