The Anaconda Blog

for Practitioners
Moving Conda Environments

Conda is known as a package manager for Python and R packages produced by Anaconda, Inc. and conda-forge, the open-source community for conda Python packages. In addition to managing packages, Conda is also an environment…

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Accessing Remote Data with a Generalized File System

Originally created for the needs of Dask, we have spun out a general file system implementation and specification, to provide all users with simple access to many local, cluster, and remote storage media. Dask and Intake…

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What’s in a Name? Clarifying the Anaconda Metapackage

The name “Anaconda” is overloaded in many ways. There’s our company, Anaconda, Inc., the Anaconda Distribution, the anaconda metapackage, Anaconda Enterprise, and several other, sometimes completely unrelated projects (like Red Hat’s Anaconda). Here we hope…

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