What is IPython?
It provides a rich architecture for interactive computing with a powerful interactive shell, a kernel for Jupyter. It has a support for interactive data visualization and use of GUI toolkits. Flexible, embeddable interpreters to load into your own projects. Easy to use, high performance tools for parallel computing.
IPython is a tool in the Shells category of a tech stack.
Who uses IPython?
11 companies reportedly use IPython in their tech stacks, including trivago, WanderlustAI, and Reef.
101 developers on StackShare have stated that they use IPython.
Python, PyCharm, Apache Spark, PyPy, and PRQL are some of the popular tools that integrate with IPython. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with IPython.
Pros of IPython
Interactive exploration then save to a script
Persistent history between sessions
It's magical are just that
Help in a keystroke
- embeddable interpreters
- parallel computing
IPython Alternatives & Comparisons
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