Pandas on RayΒΆ

This section describes usage related documents for the Pandas on Ray component of Modin.

Currently, Modin support ~71% of the pandas API. The exact methods we have implemented are listed in the respective subsections:

We have taken a community-driven approach to implementing new methods. We did a study on pandas usage to learn what the most-used APIs are. Modin currently supports 93% of the pandas API based on our study of pandas usage, and we are actively expanding the API.

Modin uses Pandas on Ray by default, but if you wanted to be explicit, you could set the following environment variables:

export MODIN_ENGINE=ray
export MODIN_BACKEND=pandas