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Scientific Languages Finding Their Way into Enterprise

Oct 27, 2010 |

Languages like R and MATLAB, which were once unofficially reserved for technical computing domains are slowly finding their way into enterprises due to the rise in demand for large-scale data analytics. This demand is coupled with recent announcements about cloud-based ways to use these languages, opening new doors to access and use.

SC10 Disruptive Technology Preview: The First Cloud Portal to “R” and Beyond

Oct 26, 2010 |

Each year at SC, a handful of disruptive technologies are selected as showcase items to represent drastic innovations for high-performance computing. On the list this year is a “Google Docs-like portal for scientific computing in the cloud” that delivers the first front-end door to the R language as well as a host of other useful features and tools for statisticians, scientists and the HPC community at large.