Python Dependency Management with Pip - Level 2

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Python is one of the most commonly used programming languages in the world. Due to the flexibility of the language it is used for a wide range of use cases such as: web application development, data science, machine learning, video games, etc.

One reason for the popularity of Python is the thriving open source community. The Python ecosystem is full of high quality third-party libraries such as Flask, Django, Rich, etc.

In this learning path you'll learn:

The core functionality of pip and package installation.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain how to install and remove Python distribution packages
  • Use requirement specifiers
  • Use requirements files


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Training Content

Hands-on Lab - Intermediate - 2h
Python: Introduction to Pip
Pip is a package installer for Python. Pip is used to install packages from the Python Package Index, other indexes, local distributions, URLs, and source control systems. This lab introduces some of the core concepts of pip.
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Ben Lambert is a software engineer and was previously the lead author for DevOps and Microsoft Azure training content at Cloud Academy. His courses and learning paths covered Cloud Ecosystem technologies such as DC/OS, configuration management tools, and containers. As a software engineer, Ben’s experience includes building highly available web and mobile apps. When he’s not building software, he’s hiking, camping, or creating video games.

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