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What is all this buzz about the Julia Programming Language?

Janet Wagner | 3 minute read

There seems to be a lot of buzz around the Julia programming language lately. After nearly ten years of development, Julia 1.0 was released in August 2018. And according to the KDnuggets software poll published in May 2019, Julia is one of five major analytics, data science, and machine learning tools with a significant increase in usage compared to the 2018 software poll. This post takes a look at the Julia programming language and highlights a few of the advantages and disadvantages of Julia compared to Python.

Topics: data science