Move from Excel to Python with Pandas Transcripts
Chapter: Intro to Pandas
Lecture: Intro to pandas
0:00 in this chapter will talk more about pandas.
0:02 Pandas has been around since 2008 and is the primary library within Python for doing data
0:09 analysis and manipulation. Pandas has a lot of features and a lot of functionality.
0:14 And sometimes as people transition from Excel to pandas,
0:18 it can be challenging to translate your Excel terminology.
0:22 to pandas terminology. And that's what we'll be talking about in the rest of this
0:25 course. The other key take away here is that pandas has a lot of functionality
0:30 You can think about it as a set of tools,
0:34 and we are going to go through many of them to get you started.
0:37 But as you grow and develop and tackle more and more challenging problems,
0:43 you'll start to use more and more of the tools in pandas to solve those problems