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Less Than One Week Until PyCon 2011 and We're Giving Away a Pass

By Sheila Rebellato, March 4, 2011

Free PyCon 2011 Ticket from ActiveStateIt's countdown time! Less than a week remains until PyCon 2011 begins in Atlanta, Georgia--and we hope that you'll join us! It's going to be a great Python conference, jam packed with sessions. Some ActiveState highlights:

ActivePython 3.2

By Sridhar Ratnakumar, February 22, 2011
ActivePython 3.2

Python 3.2 was released on Sunday and we swiftly prepared ActivePython 3.2 with all the familiar goodies:

Category: announcements, python

PPM Index: A new way to browse Perl packages.

By Jan Dubois, February 9, 2011

Perl Package Manager (PPM) installs pre-built Perl modules into ActivePerl. The ActiveState PPM repositories currently contain 13,000 to 16,000 modules per platform. They are easy to search with the PPM client, either from the command-line or from a GUI (see "How to install CPAN modules into ActivePerl").

Category: announcements, perl

Komodo 6.1 - Better Projects and Much More

By Troy Topnik, February 2, 2011

We released Komodo 6.1 today!

As per Eric's blog post of a few weeks ago, we've added a number of features that some of our Komodo 5 users couldn't do without. Most importantly, the ability to:

  • have multiple projects open simultaneously,
  • add arbitrary links to files and folders, and
  • organize these items into groups (previously called "virtual folders").

Category: announcements, komodo

Komodo IDE "Best Python IDE"; Winner of InfoWorld Technology of the Year Award

By Sheila Rebellato, January 12, 2011

InfoWorld Technology of the Year: Komodo IDE Best Python IDEWe are excited to announce that ActiveState is the proud recipient of an InfoWorld Technology of the Year Award! Komodo IDE has been named Best Python IDE, coming out on top against nine other Python IDEs tested.

Free Test Drive of ActivePython Amazon Cloud!

By Diane Mueller, December 8, 2010

ActivePython AMITake advantage of Amazon's Free Usage Tier with our new 10G ActivePython Ubuntu AMI

Category: announcements, python

ActivePython Amazon EC2 AMI now available! Rapid Python On-Ramp to deploy and scale in the Cloud

By Diane Mueller, December 2, 2010

Want to test drive the latest Cloud Goodness that Amazon has to offer?

Check out ActiveState's  ActivePython Amazon EC2 AMI.  ActiveState gets you up and running on the Cloud in minutes with  a secure, tested, private Amazon Machine Image, fully loaded with powerful Open Source LAMP Stack of ActivePython, Ubuntu Linux, MySQL, Django, Apache, and everything you'll need to get up and running qu

Category: announcements, python

Python PyPM Index - Author build notification, imports, recipes integration

By Sridhar Ratnakumar, November 24, 2010

Getting notified of build failures in your Python Packages

We wrote a bit about the PyPM Index build notification feature in the previous blog post (PyPM Index for Python Developers: Nov. 10), and specifically the ability to subscribe to a RSS feed of recent build failures for a particular Python package.

Category: announcements, python

Why Wait Until Black Friday? Save $50/license on Komodo, Perl and Tcl Dev Kit, Pro Studio Purchases

By Sheila Rebellato, November 15, 2010

Save at least $50 per license on developer tools through December 31st!

Category: announcements

PyPM Index for Python Developers

By Sridhar Ratnakumar, November 10, 2010

PyPM IndexAlthough PyPM Index was originally intended to be a frontend to browse/search for packages available in the ActivePython PyPM repository, it evolved as a general purpose site to find information about almost any Python package. Here are some of the things you can find only in PyPM Index:

Category: announcements, python
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