**R**- the r project for statistical puting getting started r is a free software environment for statistical puting and graphics it piles and runs on a wide variety of unix platforms windows and macos r is a language and environment for statistical puting and graphics it is a gnu project which is similar to the s language and environment which was developed at bell laboratories formerly at t now lucent technologies by john chambers and colleagues r is a programming language and free software environment for statistical puting and graphics supported by the r foundation for statistical puting the r language is widely used among statisticians and data miners for developing statistical software and data analysis disclaimer all content on this website including dictionary thesaurus literature geography and other reference data is for informational purposes only a few of our professional fans rstudio.

is an active member of the r munity we believe free and open source data analysis software is a foundation for innovative and important work in science education and industry the infix operator gt is not part of base r but is in fact defined by the package magrittr and is heavily used by dplyr it works like a pipe hence the reference to magritte s famous painting the cran mirrors the prehensive r archive work is available at the following urls please choose a location close to you some statistics on the status of the mirrors can be found here main page windows release windows old release if you want to host a new mirror at your institution