SQL Server for Developers

SQH09 Python and R for SQL and Business Intelligence Professionals


11:00am - 12:15pm

Level: Intermediate

Jen Stirrup

Industry Analyst / Author

When it comes to analyzing data, Hadoop or the R statistical language come to mind. Python is yet another of your secret power tools for SQL Server, data analysis and business intelligence. This session will examine both Python and R and how to use them in the Microsoft SQL Server, with a focus on the Business Intelligence stack.

Come to this session to see examples of data analysis using both R and Python, and learn how to use these open source power tools to rock your data world in SQL Server. You'll look at how these data tools complement each other, with guidance on when to use what. The session assumes no knowledge of either tool, and is aimed at people with a healthy interest in data analysis and SQL Server who would like to know more about what is out there.