Today Revolution Analytics announced a partnership with Kaggle to provide Revolution R Enterprise software for free to participants in Kaggle’s data contests. Competitors can download the software here.Revolution is a company that provides commercial support and tools for the statistical programming language R (see our previous coverage). Kaggle hosts data analysis competitions for organizations such as such as Deloitte, NASA, Wikipedia and The Heritage Health Network.Kaggle reports that 50% of its contest winners submit data models written in R, and nearly 1/3 of contestants cite R as their preferred data analysis tool. David Smith of R-bloggers highlights this chart of the results: Growing Phone Scams: 5 Tips To Avoid Why You Love Online Quizzes 7 Types of Video that will Make a Massive Impac… Tags:#Big Data#hack How to Write a Welcome Email to New Employees? Related Posts klint finley Revolution has published a white paper on the use of R in Kaggle contests.Also, a poll by found that 34% of respondents do at least half of their data mining in R.
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