Wes McKinney's Career In Python For Data Analysis
An interview with Wes Mckinney about the path that led him from Pandas to Apache Arrow, and everything in between Python has become one of the dominant languages for data science and data analysis. Wes McKinney has been working for a decade to make tools that are easy and powerful, starting with the creation of Pandas, and eventually leading to his current work on Apache Arrow. In this episode he discusses his motivation for this work, what he sees as the current challenges to be overcome, and his hopes for the future of the industry.