How Python Manages Memory

Ever wonder how Python handles your data behind the scenes? How are your variables stored in memory? When do they get deleted?

In this course, we’re going to do a deep dive into the internals of Python to understand how it handles memory management.

By the end of this course, you’ll:

  • Learn more about low-level computing, specifically as relates to memory
  • Understand how Python abstracts lower-level operations
  • Learn about Python’s internal memory management algorithms

About Austin Cepalia

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Austin is a video tutorial author at Real Python. He's currently a student working towards a degree in computer science at Rochester Institute of Technology.

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