The Fifth Elephant 2012

Finding the elephant in the data.

shree joshi

Introduction to data analysis & visualisation with R

Submitted May 5, 2012

To introduce basic concepts & application of R to audience.


R is an open source software environment for statistical computing & graphics. R can be used for data manipulation, data analysis, statistical modelling and data visualization.

R is used in industry for wide ranging application from drug research studies, advertizing campaign effectiveness, building trading strategies in financial markets to mining twitter for sentiment analysis.

Speaker bio

Shree Joshi has 15+ years experience in software development. Shree has worked at various levels of technology stack from network processor definition to linux kernel enhancements, networking protocols & applications from network management to voice telephony.

Shree regularly participates and contributes to standardization activities in Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF).


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