What does this do?#
Dask runs sophisticated Python code and integrates with many libraries. Pandas is shown below, but for more applications see Dask examples.
# Make Dask cluster import coiled cluster = coiled.Cluster( n_workers=100, ) client = cluster.get_client() # Use Dask + Pandas together import dask.dataframe as dd df = dd.read_parquet("s3://bucket/lots-of-data.parquet") df.groupby("name").amount.sum().compute()
Run simple functions on cloud hardware close to your data. Easily scale up with the .map method. For more information and examples see Coiled Functions.
import coiled, random @coiled.function() def estimate_pi(n: int) -> float: total = 0 for _ in range(n): x = random.random() y = random.random() if x ** 2 + y ** 2 < 1: total += 1 return total / n * 4 pi = estimate_pi(100_000) print(pi)
Run an executable on a cloud VM. Dead simple.
See CLI Jobs for more information.
coiled run echo "Hello, world"
Run Jupyter on large cloud-based VMs. Synchronize your files back to your local hard drive.
For more information see Jupyter Notebooks.
coiled notebook start --sync --vm-type m6i.16xlarge
How does this work?#
Coiled quickly creates cloud VMs that match your local environment. This lets you run on bigger/faster/more hardware, but with the ease and familiarity of normal development.
Code Locally: You write normal Python wherever you do today (like your laptop) and submit that code to run on Coiled.
Launch VMs: Coiled rapidly creates ephemeral VMs to run your code (this takes about a minute).
Environment synchronization: Coiled inspects your machine for packages, scripts, and credentials, and then installs those quickly on your remote machines so that they match your development environment.
Execute and monitor: Your code runs at scale with loads of metrics running in the background to help you debug and optimize.
Robust Cleanup: Everything cleans up when you’re done, leaving you with a clean slate and low costs.
Coiled’s approach of environment scraping and rapid deployment of raw VMs gives a compute stack that endeavors to be easy, powerful, and cheap.
Install Coiled on your computer and connect to your cloud
Find an example that matches your problem.
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