What is the use of R Programming Language?



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What is the use of R Programming Language?
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Everyone is talking at loud about the R Programming language. If you see any job portal you will find many jobs of R Programming.

So, why its so popular?

What is the use of R Programming Language?


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June 24, 2017 at 2:28 PM


R is a programming language and it also provides environment for running programs written in R language.

You can create r code and save into file with .r extension. Then use the r environment to it as scheduled application.

There are many uses of R Programming. IT professionals are using it for writing programs for data analysis and visualization.

The statisticians and data miners are using it for analyzing data and come up with the real value of data. They are using it for visualizing data using charts and graphs.

Why use R language?

R Language can be used for:

  • R is programming language and it comes with the statistical packages. You can use this programming language for statistical analysis.

  • Apply mathematical statistics on problem to get its solution

  • R is very flexible and powerful programming language.

R for Business analytics

R Programming language comes with many inbuilt mathematical packages which can be used for analytics of business data. R comes with statistical methods like:

  • Mean
  • Median
  • Distributions
  • Covariance
  • Regression
  • Non-linear mixed effects
  • GLM
  • GAM, and a lot more

These package are very useful in analysis of business data.

R programming langue various statistical procedures like the following:

  • Time series analysis
  • Classic parametric tests
  • Non-parametric tests
  • Linear modeling
  • Non-linear regression modeling
  • Clustering
  • Smoothing, and much, much more

With all these features it can be used to analyze business data and help business to grow.


June 24, 2017 at 2:30 PM


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