====================================== Release of the second PyTables video ====================================== Carabos _ is happy to announce the second of a series of videos dedicated to introducing the main features of PyTables to the public in a visual and easy to grasp manner: http://www.carabos.com/videos/pytables-2-tables PyTables _ is a Free/Open Source package designed to handle massive amounts of data in a simple, but highly efficient way, using the HDF5 file format and NumPy data containers. ..  http://www.carabos.com/ ..  http://www.pytables.org/ Our second video explains how to work with tables, PyTables' main data container. It shows how to: * describe the structure of a table * create a table * iterate over a table * access tables by blocks * handle big tables * query a table The video is only 15 minutes long, so you can watch it while you enjoy a nice cup of coffee. If you are used to SQL databases, you may also be interested in the introduction to tables at http://www.pytables.org/moin/HintsForSQLUsers You can also see more on table queries in the latest video about ViTables (our PyTables GUI) at http://www.carabos.com/videos/vitables-2-queries More videos about PyTables will be published in the near future, so stay tuned on www.pytables.org for further announcements. We would like to hear your opinion on the video so we can do it better the next time. We are also open to suggestions for the topics of future videos. You can contact us at email@example.com. Best regards, :: Ivan Vilata i Balaguer >qo< http://www.carabos.com/ Cárabos Coop. V. V V Enjoy Data ""