Conda is an open source package management system and environment management system that runs on Windows, macOS and Linux. Conda quickly installs, runs and updates packages and their dependencies. Conda easily creates, saves, loads and switches between environments on your local computer. It was created for Python programs, but it can package and distribute software for any language.
A downloadable, free, open source, high-performance and optimized Python and R distribution. Anaconda includes conda, conda build, Python and 100+ automatically installed, open source scientific packages and their dependencies that have been tested to work well together, including SciPy, NumPy and many others. Use the
conda installcommand to easily install 1,000+ popular open source packages for data science—including advanced and scientific analytics—from the Anaconda repository. Use the
condacommand to install thousands more open source packages.
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