Author: Dejan Sarka
SQL Server Database and BI Trainer, Consultant and Developer
Supporting R in SQL Server 2016
SQL Server R Services combine the power and flexibility of the open-source R language with enterprise-level tools for data storage and management, workflow development, and reporting and visualization. This article introduces SQL R Services and the R language. What Is R and How Is It Used? R is the most widely used language for statistics, data mining, and machine learning. (R is also the name of the environment and the engine that executes code written in the R language.