Video: PyCon 2011: Python for HPC

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Our Video Sunday feature continues with this presentation by William Scullin from Argonne National Laboratory on Python’s role in the HPC space.

Python is becoming increasingly popular within the high performance computing community. While it initially gained traction as a scripting language, Python’s role has continued to expand with Python applications for science scaling to hundreds of thousands of cores and bindings to high performance libraries becoming commonplace.