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Demo this Wednesday: Drag-and-drop to create R-based workflows

Want to see how you can use a drag-and-drop user interface to run and share R code? Check out our webinar next Wednesday January 29 (hosted by Alteryx and Revolution Analytics): Creating Value That Scales with Revolution Analytics & Alteryx.  In the webinar, Dan Putler (Alteryx's Data Artisan in Residence) will demonstrate the Alteryx drag-and-drop Alteryx GUI, which provides access to many of R functions (and which you can extend with your own). And because it connects with Revolution R Enterprise, you also benefit from its performance and big-data capabilities. During the demo, Dan will show: How to create a complete data analysis workflow with the Alteryx drag-and-drop user interface; How to run R functions as workflow nodes, and create your own custom R-based nodes; How to analyze big data files without memory limitations, thanks to the Revolution R Enterprise XDF out-of-memory data object; How to publish an Alteryx workflow to a gallery, with an easy-to-use web-based interface that anyone can use to control its operation. If you're an R user looking for an easier way to interact with R, or looking for a way to share access to your R code running on big data in an easy-to-use web-based interface, you'll want to register for the webinar at the link below. Webinar Jan 29: Creating Value That Scales with Alteryx and Revolution Analytics

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David Smith is Vice President of Marketing and Community at Revolution Analytics. He has a long history with the R and statistics communities. After graduating with a degree in Statistics from the University of Adelaide, South Australia, he spent four years researching statistical methodology at Lancaster University in the United Kingdom, where he also developed a number of packages for the S-PLUS statistical modeling environment. He continued his association with S-PLUS at Insightful (now TIBCO Spotfire) overseeing the product management of S-PLUS and other statistical and data mining products.<

David smith is the co-author (with Bill Venables) of the popular tutorial manual, An Introduction to R, and one of the originating developers of the ESS: Emacs Speaks Statistics project. Today, he leads marketing for REvolution R, supports R communities worldwide, and is responsible for the Revolutions blog. Prior to joining Revolution Analytics, he served as vice president of product management at Zynchros, Inc. Follow him on twitter at @RevoDavid

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