Do It Yourself Cloud Computing with Apache and R

  • Harrison Dekker, University of California, Berkeley,

Code4Lib 2010 - Tuesday, February 23 - 11:00-11:20

R is a popular, powerful, and extensible open source statistical analysis application. Rapache, software developed at Vanderbilt University, allows web developers to leverage the data analysis and visualization capabilities of R in real-time through simple Apache server requests. This presentation will provide an overview of both R and rapache and will explore how these tools might be used to develop applications for the library community.

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