James Blair, RStudio

Scalability is a hot word these days, and for good reason. As data continues to grow in volume and importance, the ability to reliably access and reason about that data increases in importance. Enterprises expect data analysis and reporting solutions that are robust and allow...

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Ava Yang, Data Scientist

There are times when it costs more than it should to leverage javascript, database, html, models and algorithms in one language. Now maybe is time for connecting some dots, without stretching too much.

  • If you have been developing shiny apps, consider letting it sit on on...

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Mark Sellors, Head of Data Engineering

If you use RStudio Connect to publish your Shiny app (and even if you don't) take care with how your arrange your projects. If you have a single project that includes both your data prep and your Shiny app, packrat (which RSConnect uses to resolve package dep...

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Aimée Gott, Education Practice Lead

For the last week we've been talking on the blog and Twitter about some of the functionality in Shiny and how you can learn it. But, if you haven't already made the leap and started using Shiny, why should you?

What is the challenge to be solved?

At Mango...

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Aimée Gott, Education Practice Lead

Back in the summer of 2012 I was meant to be focusing on one thing: finishing my thesis. But, unfortunately for me, a friend and former colleague came back from a conference (JSM) and told me all about a new package that she had seen demoed.

"You should sign...

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