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The Scylla Python driver is shard aware and contains extensions for a
Using this policy, the driver can select a connection to a particular shard based on the shard’s token.
As a result, latency is significantly reduced because there is no need to pass data between the shards.
As the Scylla Python Driver is a drop-in replacement for DataStax Python Driver, no code changes are needed to use the driver. Use the Scylla Python driver for better compatibility and support for Scylla with Python-based applications.