Amazon has added the RStudio development environment for the R language to its SageMaker machine learning service and claims it will be the first integrated development environment (IDE) in the cloud for data scientists working on machine learning with R.
According to Amazon, the open source R language has long been a tool of choice for statisticians, quantitative analysts, data scientists, and machine learning engineers. RStudio is one of the most popular development environments among R developers for machine learning and data science projects.
Now Amazon, in cooperation with the RStudio developers RStudio PBC, has made RStudio available as a fully managed integrated development environment in Amazon SageMaker and hosted it on AWS. The integration enables users to start an RStudio environment in their SageMaker domain and run RStudio workflows with SageMaker resources.
RStudio on Amazon SageMaker makes it easy for data scientists to perform statistical analysis, …