[R] R Production Performance
laurent.faisnel at ariase.com
Tue Sep 23 10:10:31 CEST 2003
Zitan Broth wrote:
> Greetings All,
> Been playing with R and it is very easy to get going with the UI or infile batch commands :-)
> What I am wondering is how scalable and fast R is for running as part of a web service. I believe R is written in C which is a great start, but what are peoples general thoughts on this?
> Thanks greatly,
I use R in such a way. R is called by dynamic pages written in PHP,
performs a calculation and writes results in a XML file. Results are
then read by other pages. Performances still could be better but I
haven't tried every solution yet (RSOAP seems very interesting). MySQL
database access is made thanks to RMySQL.
Anyway, R is not incompatible with such projects.
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