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Big Data Analysis with Revolution R Enterprise

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Revolution R Enterprise allows R users to process, visualize, and model terabyte-class data sets at a fraction of the time of legacy products without requiring expensive or specialized hardware. Introductory course for accomplished R users to experience the functionality of Revolution R Enterprise.

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    Introduction to the RevoScaleR package that ships with Revolution R Enterprise. We discuss the challenges associated with dealing with Big Data and how the functions and algorithms in RevoScaleR address them.

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    Big Data Analytics Overview
    50 xp
    Challenges with Big Data
    50 xp
    Demonstration of Revolution R Enterprise for Big Data Analytics
    50 xp
    File Format
    50 xp
    Importing Data with rxImport Function
    100 xp
    Functions for Summarizing Data
    100 xp
    Creating New Variables using rxDataStep
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    Transforming Variables Using rxDataStep
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    Linear Regression
    100 xp
    How Parallel Exeternal Memory Algorithms in RevoScaleR work
    50 xp
    How the Algorithms in RevoScaleR work
    50 xp

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