The PASS Data Science virtual chapter serves current and aspiring Data Science practitioners, focusing on Microsoft technologies. We promote applied topics in advanced analytics, machine learning, data mining, statistics, data visualization or knowledge discovery to help solve problems in any field.
Next Meeting

Wed, Dec 07 2016 19:00 (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

R: One Ring to Rule Them All


R: One Ring to Rule Them All

R is one of the most popular and powerful analytics languages. That helps data scientists to prepare data, predict data and visualize it. Microsoft offers several deployment options to bring next-generation advanced analytics to your business. Microsoft R Server delivers R-based analytics to where your data lives. In this session, first basic concepts of machine learning will be discussed. Then, a demo of how to use R for data cleaning, visualization, and prediction will be presented. Subsequently, an introduction to using R server and R in SQL Server 2016 will be shown. Finally, a brief introduction on how to use Azure ML and Power BI with R will be presented. 

Leila is a PhD, mentor, speaker, and consultant. She spoke in some important SQL server conference such as SQL Rally and Microsoft ignite New Zealand. She has over 10 years’ experience working with SQL server. She was involved in many large-scale projects for big sized companies as SQL server and BI consultant. She worked in Industries including banking financial, power and utility, manufacturing .Leila is PhD of Information System department, University of Auckland, New Zealand. She is a lecturer of BI and Machine Learning courses.