Cut the R Learning Curve

Steph Locke (@SteffLocke)

2016-05-06

Steph Locke

github.com/StephLocke | itsalocke.com | T: SteffLocke

Agenda

Agenda

  • R
  • R + Microsoft
  • RefresheR
  • Super R
  • Develop R
  • Administer R
  • Wrap up

R

R

R is an integrated suite of software facilities for data manipulation, calculation and graphical display

  • Open source
  • In-memory & single-core (by default)
  • Multi-platform
  • Extensible environment
  • Delivered by the R Foundation, supported by the R Consortium, grown by R developers
  • r-project.org

Setup on Windows

  • Get R
  • Get R Tools
  • Get RStudio or Visual Studio + VS R Tools

There’s a package for that

How it hangs together