Continuum Analytics Revs Anaconda

Austin-based Continuum Analytics, the venture-backed startup which develops the open source Anaconda analytics software, said today that it has launched a new update to the Anaconda product. Continuum Analytic said Anaconda 2.5 adds such features as integration with the Intel Math Kernal Library, bundling with Microsoft R Open (MRO), and other features. Continuum Analytics is venture backed by General Catalyst and BuildGroup, and is led by CEO and founder Travis Oliphant.