R Programming


R is a statistical computing system which is free software. It provides open source programming. Its statistical computing system and graphics is supported by the R Foundation for Statistical Computing. Statisticians and data miners use R language for data analysis.

Invented By: it was employed by Ross Ihaka and Robert Gentleman

Year Invented:  The venture was started in 1992 and initial version was released in 1995. But stable beta version was introduced in 2000.

R is an execution of the S programming language shared with lexical scoping semantics stimulated by Scheme. R is a GNU platform. The cradle code for the R software environment is engraved mainly in C, FORTRAN, and R.

URL: https://www.tutorialspoint.com/r/

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