Revolution Newsletter: November 2011

November 17, 2011

(This article was first published on Revolutions, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

The most recent edition of the Revolution Newsletter is out. The news section is below, and you read the full November edition (with highlights from this blog and community events) online. You can subscribe to the Revolution Newsletter to get it monthly via email.

R Training from Hadley Wickham: The R guru (and author of ggplot2, plyr and several other R packages) will present his R Development Master Class in New York City, December 12-13. This two-day course offers expert instruction in R programming and package development. Pricing and registration details here

Applications of in Business Contest: The Entries are In! More than two dozen submissions showcasing applications of R for sentiment analysisclinical trial designdirect marketingIT resource management and many more are now online. Contestants have until November 30 to finalize their submissions. Your comments will help them compete and the judges select winners for $20,000 in prizes, so check out the submissionstoday.

Video: Revolution Analytics and the Landscape of Big Data and BI. Revolution Analytics CTO David Champagne presented Revolution Analytics' RHadoop Project at Hadoop World 2011, and The Cube caught up with him for an interview. Watch the video here.

Why use Revolution R Enterprise? Because it's 100% R and more. Learn about the additional features in Revolution Analytics' enhanced distribution of R in our 30-minute recorded webinar. Download the replay and review the slides now.

Big Data and Revolution R: In a recent webinar, Revolution Analytics Chief Scientist Lee Edlefsen explained how the RevoScaleR package scales R to terabyte-class data sets, without the need for specialized hardware.View the recording and download the slides here.

Do you use SAS or SPSS, but want to learn about R? Our recent webinar, presented by Bob Muenchen, is a great jumpstart to R for anyone familiar with SAS or SPSS. Check out the slides or download a replay here.

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