Continuum Analytics Launches Training Program

Austin-based open source software developer Continuum Analytics said today that it has launched its own, resident accelerator program, to help bring together scientists, physicists, mathematicians and engineers and move them into data science careers. The company said its Anaconda Skills Accelerator Program (ASAP) will focus on advanced technology and techniques in the areas of analytic modeling, visualization, high performance computing on multi-core CPUs and GPUs, vectorization and modern distributed computing techniques such as Spark and Dask. Continuum Analytics is the company that helps to develop the Apache Anaconda platform.