[NYC] Featured R experts Meetup, R classes and 12 week Data Science Bootcamp

There are a few exciting announcements I would love to share with R community. We feel very honored to host meetup and class offered by Kaggle #1 ranked Data Scientist, Owen Zhang and book author of Applied predictive modeling, Max Kuhn. Featured R experts meetup http://www.meetup.com/NYC-Open-Data/events/219370251/ http://www.meetup.com/NYC-Open-Data/events/218865617/ Upcoming Data Science Courses Course Time Intro to Data Science with R Jan 15 and 16(Thurs and Fri) Details R Shiny workshop Jan 23 and 24(Thurs and Fri) Details Data Science with ...

Announcing Corporate Training in R Analytics, Nov. 6-7

We’re excited to announce the start of our Intro to Data Science with R two-­day corporate training session, held Nov. 6-7 in New York City! Please visit nycdatascience.com for details on the location, time, and course syllabus. The application of R in industries from banking to telecommunications is by now well-­known, with Bank of America famously bolstering (if not replacing) much of its Excel workflow with R-­based analytics. The reason is pretty simple: once the data reaches a certain size or complexity, many necessary models (credit risk, consumer segmentation, travel monitoring, e...

Machine Learning in R—–NYC class offering

SupStat is offering a 5-day intensive course in machine learning techniques in R starting this Sunday, October 5th at its Times Square office. Classes are held on October 5th, 12th, and 18th, and November 2nd and 9th, from 10 am to 5 pm for total 35 hours of classroom time and 3 weeks of projects . If you’re new to machine learning, here’s what it’s all about: You can view the Syllabus at r-programming-intensive-intermediate Testimonial at: testimonials Students' work at students-work Students' projects with video recording at demo day Machine Learning (alternatively refer...

Find us at Strata Conference and Hadoop World 2014!

SupStat Analytics and Transwarp Technologies will be at the 2014 Strata Conference and Hadoop World showcasing the power of Hadoop and Spark computing with R analytics. We’re excited to be presenting to the data science world the Transwarp Data Hub, an integrated storage, processing, and analytics platform that delivers up to 100 times faster performance than Apache Hadoop 2! With much of the big data energy focused simply on answering the question How do we handle it all?, we’re driven by the pressing need to expand the reach of what we really mean by handling. The vast amounts of data ...

IMS Bulletin: Global Attention focused on China: The 7th China R Conference in Beijing

It is not surprising that this big conference in China could attract so much attention. The recent meeting report on August 2014 Issue of IMS Bulletin described it as ‘a folk festival’ and fully approbated its great influence. China R Conference has become a great platform for the improvement in data science from industry to academy, not only a chance to promoting data science using R. IMS Bulletin compared with the 1st China R conference which was organized only by a small group of students and the student-run website Capital of Statistics (COS). Then after six years, much more people fro...

NYC R Programming Classes – starting on July 13th, 2014 (this coming Sunday)

We are happy to announce our 6th offering R class at NYC in the past 10 months.  R community is booming. Learn Data Science at the heart of NYC with us! You can sign up for our Sunday Intensive beginner level R classes at NYC Data Science Academy (click to sign up) or [email protected] more info. Brief: The course (which will meet five Sundays) will start from the basics, introducing the building blocks used for programming in R and building intuition for writing clean and robust code. We will move on to cover data analysis, applications of statistical techniques, and...

Jun 26-27, 2014 – Introduction to Data Science with R in NYC

You can either register from eventbrite or our school site NYC Data Science Academy. Date: Thursday/Friday , June 26th and 27th, 2014 Time:  9:00am to 5:00pm Location: 500 7th Ave, 17th Floor, glass door classroom, New York, NY 10018 NYC Data Science Academy, training subbrand of SupStat (Official Training partner with RStudio Inc) is hosting our two day Introduction to Data Science with R course in New York City this June. This is a two-day workshop, designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to R. We'll get you programing and analyzing data with R in no time. All participa...

The 7th China R Conference in Beijing

The 7th China R Conference in Beijing was held on May 24th ~May 25th in Renmin University of China. SupStat is really happy and honored to sponsor and attend this meeting. This is the largest ever R conference in China with 1814 registrations online and even 50 more requests of attendance with the help of special connections and friendship, after the online application system closed! At last the free and limited seats had to be distributed on a first-come-first-served basis.As we could see from the below, people sit on the floor, lean on the wall, wait at the door, for this free an...

Install RStudio Server on centOS6.5

      My system is 64-bit centOS 6.5. The 64-bit version then is 0.98.766 and the following error  appeared when installing RStudio Server preview version: [[email protected] download]# rpm -ivh rstudio-server-0.98.766-x86_64.rpm error: Failed dependencies: libcrypto.so.6()(64bit) is needed by rstudio-server-0.98.766-1.x86_64 libgfortran.so.1()(64bit) is needed by rstudio-server-0.98.766-1.x86_64 libssl.so.6()(64bit) is needed by rstudio-server-0.98.766-1.x86_64 Refer to an article on stackoverflow: yum install libcrypto.so.6 -y yum install libgfortran.so.1 -y yum ...

Node.js Express 3.0 development Basic

Introduction Through Node.js, JavaScript become ideal tool for server applications. And through jQuery, JavaScript is excellent tool for browser development. Recently we learnt about the Express 3.0 in Node.js. The book we were referring to was talking about Express2.x, so we were meeting some difficulties when learning Express3.0. We would love to share with you how we overcame them.   <<Node.js toolkit>> ©2014, Conan Zhang and Vivian S. Zhang. All rights Reserved. The corresponding post written in Chinese can be found at Conan Zhang’s blog. Please contact vivian....