Posted tagged ‘python’

python and string encodings

May 21, 2013

I’ve recently finished the User accessible login reports project. After the initial roll-out to users I had a few reports of people getting server errors when certain sets of data were viewed. This website is written in Python and uses the Django framework. During the template processing stage we were getting error messages like the […]

SQL, ipython and pandas

March 30, 2013

I recently came across a really handy module which makes it easy to access data stored in an SQL DB from the ipython shell. Turns out that then going the next step and moving the data into pandas is very easy. All very cool, I love how easy it is to hack out code for […]

Using Python and Pandas to process data

March 16, 2013

I’ve recently been doing some data analysis for a presentation I will be giving at the FLOSS UK Spring Conference in Newcastle next week. This involved processing a lot of data gathered from our syslogs related to SSH authentications. As part of my ongoing effort to learn Python properly I decided to do all the […]