With increasing interest in big data, the topic and skills of data mining get new attention, including strong interest in the value that can be derived from large data sets. Data mining is the process of selecting, exploring, and modeling large amounts of data to uncover previously unknown information for business benefit.
R is an open source software environment for statistical computing and graphics and is very popular with data scientists. R is being used for data analysis, extracting and transforming data, fitting models, drawing inferences, making predictions, plotting, and reporting results. This online training course will show you how to use R basics, work with data frames, data reshaping, basic statistics, graphing, linear models, non-linear models, clustering, and model diagnostics.