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Type ahead: the IDE recognizes an R function as you type in the first few characters and shows the completed formula and parametersCode snippets: Templates for common R functions e.g. for loop, xy plot. These are written in XML and users can add their ownSolution Window: The RPE organizes R scripts and data files in folders by Solution. This facilitates but does not implement versioningThe lists of packages of installed and the list of loaded packages are available for inspection. Clicking on these packages shows their components in the object windowThe top right Object Browser window shows all of the objects available in the R environmentThe bottom right object window shows the details of particular objectsDebugging Tools: when running in debugging mode the RPE supports breakpoints, stepping in and out of code and shows the contents of variables upon “mouse over”.Users may step through all code available in the Solution that is active.
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Revolution ConfidentialOctober 19, 2011: Welcome! Thanks for coming. Slides and replay available (soon) at: http://bit.ly/p6ulsuDavid SmithVP Marketing, Revolution AnalyticsEditor, Revolutions bloghttp://blog.revolutionanalytics.comTwitter: @revodavid3
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Revolution ConfidentialWhat is R? Data analysis software A programming language Development platform designed by and for statisticians An environment Huge library of algorithms for data access, datamanipulation, analysis and graphics An open-source software project Free, open, and active A community Thousands of contributors, 2 million users Resources and help in every domain5Download the White PaperR is Hotbit.ly/r-is-hot
Revolution ConfidentialSource: http://r4stats.com/popularity 6R is exploding in popularity andfunctionalityStata 10%S-Plus 0%SPSS -27%SAS -11%R 46%Scholarly ActivityGoogle Scholar hits (’05-’09 CAGR)0500100015002000250020102008200620042002Package GrowthNumber of R packages listed on CRAN“A key benefit of R is that it provides near-instant availability of new andexperimental methods created by its userbase — without waiting for thedevelopment/release cycle of commercialsoftware. SAS recognizes the value of Rto our customer base…”Product Marketing Manager SAS Institute, Inc.“I’ve been astonished by the rate at whichR has been adopted. Four years ago,everyone in my economics department [atthe University of Chicago] was usingStata; now, as far as I can tell, R is thestandard tool, and students learn it first.”Deputy Editor for New Products at Forbes
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