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Phyton for data science?

Hello everybody! I know that some people use python in data science tasks. Question - Why are some data scientists using it? Is phyton really this capable of really heavy data science calculations? Thanks in advance!

13th Jul 2016, 9:42 AM
Gena G. Losnikov
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yes, for simple example just check numpy and matplotlib for the data analytics.
13th Jul 2016, 10:28 AM
sundar - avatar
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python intially developed as a scripting language has enlarged its domain. Its now used as scripting language, UI dev, data analysis(in Pandas , Machine learning etc) , better interface with the noSQL(big data).
16th Jul 2016, 7:25 AM
Subhankar Paul
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