Analysing data in SQL Server 16, combining R and SQL

By Michele Usuelli, Data Scientist Consultant Overview R is the most popular programming language for statistics and machine learning, and SQL is the lingua franca for the data manipulation. Dealing with an advanced analytics scenario, we need to pre-process the data and to build machine learning models. A good solution consists in using each tool… Read more

Using R Services in SQL Server 2016 Release Candidate 2 (RC2)

Author: Benjamin Wright-Jones Contributors: Sander Timmer, Derek Norton Reviewers: Anderson Chan The results of the recent IEEE Survey (2015) clearly show the rising interest in R (the linga franca of data scientists). In SQL Server 2016, R Services will be available, leveraging the highly scalable and parallel algorithms from the Revolution Analytics engine. SQL Server… Read more