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Diving Deep With Python

The Python language is gaining steam in the data science and machine learning communities, but getting up to speed with any programming language for the fist time you’ll experience some growing pains. Here is a welcoming video tutorial called “Python Epiphanies” presented at PyCon 2012 in San Jose by Stuart Williams. The lecture is designed for intermediate Python programmers looking for a deeper understanding of the language, precisely the level of knowledge data scientists will need in building production systems. The accompanying course notes document is available HERE (PDF). At 2+ hours in length, the tutorial will answer a lot of nagging questions and provide useful insight into this popular language of big data:

 

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