You've heard me talk previously about scaling Python and Python
performance on this show. But on this episode I'm bringing you a very
interesting project pushing the upper bound of Python performance for a
certain class of applications.
You'll meet Braxton McKee from Ufora. They have developed an
entirely new Python runtime that is focused on horizontally scaling
Python applications across 1000's of CPU cores and even GPUs. They
describe it as "compiled, automatically parallel python for data