R Programming By Example (Packt)
Tuesday, 03 April 2018

Based on R version 3.4, this book will help you develop strong fundamentals when working with R by taking you through a series of full representative examples, giving you a holistic view of R. Author Omar Trejo Navarro starts from the basic concepts of R programming, and shows how to work efficiently with graphs, create publication-ready and interactive 3D graphs, and gain a better understanding of the data at hand.

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The book also covers various methods to perform code profiling and performance enhancement with good programming practices, delegation, and parallelization.

Author: Omar Trejo Navarro
Publisher: Packt
Date: Dec 2017
Pages: 470
ISBN: 978-1788292542
Print: 1788292545
Kindle: B0742MT91G
Audience: people working with big data
Level: Intermediate
Category: Other Languages

 

  • Discover techniques to leverage R’s features, and work with packages
  • Perform a descriptive analysis and work with statistical models using R
  • Work efficiently with objects without using loops
  • Create diverse visualizations to gain better understanding of the data
  • Understand ways to produce good visualizations and create reports for the results
  • Read and write data from relational databases and REST APIs, both packaged and unpackaged
  • Improve performance by writing better code, delegating that code to a more efficient programming language, or making it parallel

 

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