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Jan 23, 2023

Introducing Ponder: Run Pandas on 1TB+ Directly in Your Data Warehouse

Ponder lets you run pandas directly in your data warehouse, be it Snowflake, BigQuery, or Redshift. With Ponder, you get the same pandas-native experience that you love, but with the power and scalability of cloud-native data warehouses....

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Jan 17, 2023

My Ponder Internship Experience: Bill Wang

Bill Wang describes working on Modin's Small Query Compiler as a Ponder intern, and reflects on his internship more generally....

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Jan 13, 2023

Professional Pandas: Indexing with Pandas Loc

This is the third in a series of blog posts that teach how to write professional-quality pandas code. We start by reviewing basic indexing and slicing in Pandas. We then dive into Pandas loc, and explore how this indexing attribute can be used to select and filter data in your DataFrames, with examp...

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Jan 10, 2023

UCSD Guest Lecture: Scaling Dataframes with Modin

10 important items to know about Modin, the scalable drop-in replacement for Pandas, from Alejandro Herrera and Rehan Durrani's Nov. 16th 2022 talk at UCSD....

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Dec 7, 2022

Snorkel AI Delivers Supercharged Data Labeling with Ponder

Over the past year Snorkel AI and Ponder have been working together to bring lightning-fast data labeling to Snorkel Flow users. In this post, we'll walk you through a few of the highlights from our collaboration....

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Nov 30, 2022

The Modin Announcement from AWS, and How We Got Here

On Monday, November 28th, Amazon announced at its re:Invent 2022 conference that Modin will be offered as a part of AWS Glue and SDK for Pandas. Since this is a huge accomplishment for the Modin project, I wanted to take the opportunity to explain the significance of this milestone, and reflect a bi...

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Nov 3, 2022

Professional Pandas: The Pandas Merge Method

This is the second in a series of blog posts that teach how to write professional-quality pandas code. In this post, we discuss the pandas merge method....

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Oct 20, 2022

Scikit-Learn’s Transformers Now Output Pandas Dataframes!

Scikit-learn recently announced that transformers can output Pandas dataframes. In this article, we dig into the implications and talk about how this improves life for Pandas users. ...

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Sep 9, 2022

10X Faster Hugging Face with Modin

In this post, we show that Modin can speed up machine learning workflows by 10X or more, on tasks such as performing sentiment analysis with the Hugging Face Transformers library....

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