About this course
The main purpose of the course is to give students the ability to use Microsoft R Server to create and run an analysis on a large dataset, and show how to utilize it in Big Data environments, such as a Hadoop or Spark cluster, or a SQL Server database.
The primary audience for this course is people who wish to analyze large datasets within a big data environment.
The secondary audience are developers who need to integrate R analyses into their solutions.
At course completion
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Explain how Microsoft R Server and Microsoft R Client work
Use R Client with R Server to explore big data held in different data stores
Visualize data by using graphs and plots
Transform and clean big data sets
Implement options for splitting analysis jobs into parallel tasks
Build and evaluate regression models generated from big data
Create, score, and deploy partitioning models generated from big data
Use R in the SQL Server and Hadoop environments