R in the Microsoft Data Platform - outline

Steph Locke & Andrew Fryer


The SQL Server BI world has been kind of static for a long time, now they’re bringing out a funky new platform and they’re putting R everywhere. This hands-on pre-con will take you through the fundamentals of working with R and then show how it can easily be integrated into the Microsoft stack.




Attendees should be comfortable writing SQL and will ideally having coded a bit in other languages previously. Attendees will need a laptop with the necessary software installed. They should follow the installation instructions to get everything configured.