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WHAT IS R CONSORTIUM

The central mission of the R Consortium is to work with and provide support to the R Foundation and to the key organizations developing, maintaining, distributing and using R software through the identification, development and implementation of infrastructure projects.

The R language is an open source environment for statistical computing and graphics, and runs on a wide variety of computing platforms. The R language has enjoyed significant growth, and now supports over 2 million users. A broad range of industries have adopted the R language, including biotech, finance, research and high technology industries. The R language is often integrated into third party analysis, visualization and reporting applications.

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LATEST NEWS AND UPDATES

Upcoming Event: The role of data journalism in the COVID-19 pandemic

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Join us March 18, 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. PDT. More information! The role of data journalists in the scientific process has traditionally been overlooked. However, the most recent pandemic…

Major Success! Highlights from the Brazilian Conference on Data Journalism and Digital Methods (CODA.br)

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On November 2 - 7, 2020, the 5th edition of the Brazilian Conference on Data Journalism and Digital Methods (CODA.Br) took place with 50 national and international guest speakers and…

Interview with Nontsikelelo Shongwe, Co-Organizer of the Eswatini UseR Meetup Group

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On February 7th, 2021, in the very first in the Why R? World Series, Kevin O'Brien of the Why R? Foundation spoke with Nontsikelelo Shongwe, an enthusiastic R user from…

JOINING R CONSORTIUM

Industry-leading organizations have joined the R Consortium to support an open source governance and foundation model to provide support to the R community, the R Foundation and groups and individuals, using, maintaining and distributing R software.

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