Continuum Uncoils Python Analytics for Thomson Reuters' QADirect


Austin, Texas-based Continuum Analytics, a provider of analytics and storage for Big Data, has begun enabling firms to access Thomson Reuters' QADirect financial database -- which includes data from the vendor's Worldscope, Datastream and I/B/E/S databases -- via an API on Continuum's browser-based Wakari analytics platform, built utilizing the Python programming language.

Officials say the agreement with Thomson Reuters provides an environment to interact with the vendor's data completely withi

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