The R environment for statistical computing and graphics

R is a freely available programming language and software environment for statistical computing and graphics.

The environment is extensible by means of packages freely avaiable on the CRAN network.

Starting points

Installing and using R

Basic usage requires a base installation of R to your operating system. A development platform, like RStudio, expands on the base functionality with productivity tools and a modern interface (consol interface, syntax highlighting, direct code execution, etc.)

  1. Download and install the R base
  2. Download RStudio open source version