Chapter 1 Prerequisites

This workshop covers the fundamentals of statistical machine learning with the MicrosoftML package.

MicrosoftML is a package that works in tandem with the RevoScaleR package and Microsoft R Server. In order to use the MicrosoftML and RevoScaleR libraries, you need an installation of Microsoft R Server or Microsoft R Client. You can download Microsoft R Server through MSDN here:

  1. R Server for Linux
  2. R Server for Hadoop
  3. R Server for Windows
  4. R Server for SQL Server (In-Database)

You can download Microsoft R Client through the following sources:

  1. R Client for Windows
  2. R Client for Linux
  3. R Client Docker Image

1.2 Useful Resources