WHOA Microsoft wants your opinion on their new data science project with Python Matlab and Visual Studio for quant trading
This was posted on my Linked In
I personally think this is ABSOLUTELY HUGE!!
Ask Quant/Matlab: we (microsoft) are thinking about building a version of Visual Studio focused on (the overloaded term) “Data Science”. Would love to get your input!
Currently we build Python Tools for Visual Studio ( http://pytools.codeplex.com) and customers (including finserv/quants) are asking us to enhance it to be a better tool for their DS & …
Python Tools for Visual Studio pytools.codeplex.com
PTVS is a free & OSS add-in from Microsoft that turns VS into a Python IDE. It supports CPython, IronPython, Intellisense, debugging, profiling, Azure, etc.
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