Can I use scientific Python libraries (scipy, scikit-learn, etc) on Heroku?


My application requires Python extensions for scientific computing.


Currently the large number of specialized dependencies make some scientific computing libraries difficult to integrate with our general purpose common runtime.

For Heroku users wanting to work with scipy, scikit-learn and other similar libraries, we recommend using our support for Dockerfile based apps

There is an example of a Docker-based scikit-learn app here: