How to Implement Fuzzy Matching in Python20210218155450

How to Implement Fuzzy Matching in Python

Scott FitzpatrickFebruary 18, 2021edit distance, fuzzy matching, fuzzywuzzy, levenshtein
In a world that relies more and more on quick access to information, two application design criteria have become key:Data cleansing, to ensure the dat...
The Best Python Tools for Test Automation (includes a ready-to-use Python Environment)20210121135124

The Best Python Tools for Test Automation (includes a ready-to-use Python Environment)

Scott FitzpatrickJanuary 21, 2021pytest, Robot, Selenium, test automation, testing
The Benefits of Automated Testing It goes without saying that testing is critical for ensuring software quality. Typically organizations use either ma...
Automating Data Preparation with Modern Tooling like Snorkel and OpenRefine20210107143253

Automating Data Preparation with Modern Tooling like Snorkel and OpenRefine

Scott FitzpatrickJanuary 7, 2021data cleaning, data cleansing, data manipulation, data preparation, OpenRefine, python, Snorkel
We live in an era of data abundance. Every industry has access to data across their activities, and most are collecting it. However, when it comes to ...
Top 10 Python Tools for IT Administrators20201023062138

Top 10 Python Tools for IT Administrators

Scott FitzpatrickOctober 23, 2020activeperl, perl, perl package manager, ppm, virtual environments
The future? Smaller Perl environments installed in virtual environments updated with server-side built dependencies....
How To Build a Recommendation Engine in Python20191212131324

How To Build a Recommendation Engine in Python

Scott FitzpatrickDecember 12, 2019ecommerce, python, python tutorial, recommendation engine
This tutorial will teach you how to build a simple recommendation engine using Python by analyzing data from previous purchases to help identify items...
How to Migrate Python 2 Applications to Python 320190926093038

How to Migrate Python 2 Applications to Python 3

Scott FitzpatrickSeptember 26, 20192to3, activepython, activestate platform, python 2 eol, python migration, python programming, python-future, six
Porting code from an older version of Python to a newer version can be a difficult and intimidating process. This blog compares and provides examples ...
Creating Python Dashboards: Dash vs Bokeh20190919093606

Creating Python Dashboards: Dash vs Bokeh

Scott FitzpatrickSeptember 19, 2019activepython, activestate platform, bokeh, dash, dashboarding, python programming
Modern data collection processes can lead to the creation of very large datasets, which makes it difficult to effectively analyze data in a quick and ...