R is a statistical programming language that provides impressive tools to analyze data and create high-level graphics. This video course will take you from very basics of R to creating insightful machine learning models with R. You will start with setting up the environment and then perform data ETL in R.
Data exploration examples are provided that demonstrate how powerful data visualization and machine learning is in discovering hidden relationship. You will then dive into important machine learning topics, including data classification, regression, clustering, association rule mining, and dimensionality reduction.
About The Author
Yu-Wei, Chiu (David Chiu) is the founder of LargitData, a startup company that mainly focuses on providing big data and machine learning products. He has previously worked for Trend Micro as a software engineer, where he was responsible for building big data platforms for business intelligence and customer relationship management systems. In addition to being a start-up entrepreneur and data scientist, he specializes in using Spark and Hadoop to process big data and apply data mining techniques for data analysis. Yu-Wei is also a professional lecturer and has delivered lectures on big data and machine learning in R and Python, and given tech talks at a variety of conferences.
In 2015, Yu-Wei wrote Machine Learning with R Cookbook, Packt Publishing. In 2013, Yu-Wei reviewed Bioinformatics with R Cookbook, Packt Publishing.