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PyCon.DE Part 1: Turbodbc – Turbocharged database access for data scientists

At last year´s PyCon.DE, from October 25th till 27th, Blue Yonder held several interesting talks around Python. In case you missed out the event, we would like to share the best of our talks at the conference in this and … Read More

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Making of turbodbc (part 2): C++ to Python

In the first part of this series, we learned how turbodbc builds a few layers of C++ code on top of the open database connectivity (ODBC) C API. We ended up with a reduced API that improves on its foundation … Read More

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Making of turbodbc (part 1): Wrestling with the side effects of a C API

Databases are the core of modern information technology. Databases are used by web servers to store content, by businesses to place orders, and by data scientists as their data sources. To give Python users easy database access, the Python community … Read More