16 08, 2017

Parallel Computing in R

By | 2017-08-16T14:51:12+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Advanced Analytics, Data Science, Microsoft R Server|0 Comments

Historically R has been a single threaded programming language, however, with Microsoft R many basic operations have been optimized to run in parallel for larger datasets. Additionally, Microsoft R enables developers to easily write parallel solutions using the RevoScaleR package. Please note that the code below is written and executed on my desktop, therefore, execution time [...]

25 07, 2017

Azure Storage R Package

By | 2017-07-25T09:13:34+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Advanced Analytics, Data Science, Microsoft R Server, R, SQL Server|0 Comments

A week ago, I came across a blog suggesting that R developers write their own personal R package to eliminate the need to copy and paste common functions into different scripts and workspaces. A personal R package would allow the developer to simply load the library and start developing using the functions they already use every [...]

15 05, 2017

Deploying Your First Web Service with Microsoft R Server

By | 2017-05-15T17:25:10+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Advanced Analytics, Data Science, Microsoft R Server|0 Comments

Incorporating advanced analytics in software allows developers to build intelligent applications tailored to the individual user. The easiest way to include machine learning in an application is by calling an API that returns a prediction. Using a standalone Microsoft R Server, organizations can write custom machine learning solutions that are hosted as web service APIs, [...]

3 05, 2017

Advanced Analytics with Microsoft R Server and SQL Server Machine Learning Services

By | 2017-05-03T08:45:27+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Advanced Analytics, Data Science, Microsoft R Server, SQL Server|0 Comments

At Northwest Cadence, we believe that every organization should leverage machine learning in their software, reporting, and business workflows. We help companies learn about the various technologies available, and assist in implementing custom advanced analytics solutions. Incorporating predictive analytics within software or real-time dashboards can enable a company to revolutionize their business by providing a [...]

9 11, 2016

Machine Learning in SQL Server 2016

By | 2016-11-09T11:32:27+00:00 November 9th, 2016|Advanced Analytics, Data Science, Microsoft R Server, SQL Server|0 Comments

As a competitive business, turning existing data into actionable insights is a top priority. Microsoft SQL Server 2016 makes deploying machine learning solutions easier than ever before by enabling consumers to manipulate, transform, and make predictions on their data using custom R scripts. In this video, we show a simple restaurant recommendation engine illuminating the basics [...]