Nic Crane, Data Scientist

At Mango, we’re seeing more and more clients making the decision to modernise their analytics process; moving away from SAS and on to R, Python, and other technologies. There are a variety of reasons for this, including SAS license costs, the increase of recent graduate...

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Time to switch

R is the most popular analytic language in the world today following an incredible increase in popularity over recent years. If you’re involved in data analytics, you need to be fluent in R. This change has driven a growing number of migrations from SAS to R. There many reasons fo...

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You may drop your weapons, this is not going to be about SAS vs R. If you work with a large amount of SAS legacy code, sasMap, an R package with a Shiny app, is for you. It evolved from our experience in migrating SAS to R, see Mark Sellor’s post about production R at ONS for an example.

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By Richard Pugh, Commercial Director

I love my job. Seriously. I was enjoying it before Hal Varian made it sexy, but since then, and the data science explosion, everything has kicked into an even higher gear. Why do I love it? Because fundamentally, our job as data scientists is to help peop...

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By Richard Pugh, Commercial Director

I love my job. Seriously. I was enjoying it before Hal Varian made it sexy, but since then, and the data science explosion, everything has kicked into an even higher gear. Why do I love it? Because fundamentally, our job as data scientists is to help peop...

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