Nathan Stephens

Nathan has a background in analytic solutions and consulting. He has experience building data science teams, architecting analytic infrastructure, and delivering innovative data products. He is a long time user of R.


RStudio Professional Drivers 2021.10.0

October 26, 2021

Announcing the 2021.10.0 release of the RStudio Professional Drivers, with single sign-on (SSO) for Hive and Impala.


RStudio Professional Drivers 1.7.0

March 10, 2021

Announcing the 1.7.0 release of the RStudio Professional Drivers, which includes security updates, a preview release of the Snowflake driver, an updated Oracle driver, and other changes.


How to excel without using Excel

July 2, 2019

There are many limitations of using Excel for your reports. RStudio makes reports and applications easy (and reproducible) using R.


Best Practices for Administering RStudio in Production

March 21, 2019

Most organizations are unfamiliar with the R programming language. As a result they often struggle to onboard and manage R in production. In this webinar we introduce the RStudio Quickstart...


Make PowerPoint Presentations with R Markdown

November 30, 2018

This webinar demonstrates how to create feature rich PowerPoint presentations from R Markdown and how to use these presentations to share insights, visualizations, Shiny apps, and more.


Professional R tooling and integration

July 13, 2018

Many organizations do not officially recognize R as a standard or integrate R with IT managed systems. Yet these same organizations employ data science teams that use R on a daily basis.


RStudio Drivers Overview

November 30, 2017

RStudio Professional Drivers are ODBC data connectors that help you connect to some of the most popular databases.


The Tidyverse and RStudio Connect

April 21, 2017

A model for data science that begins with importing and tidying data, continues with an iterative cycle of transforming, modeling, and visualizing data, and ends with communication.


Sparklyr: Using Spark with RMarkdown

October 27, 2016

RStudio recently announced a new open-source package called sparklyr that facilitates a connection between R and Spark using a full-fledged dplyr backend with support for the entirety of Spark’s MLlib


Administering RStudio Server Pro - use R at scale

May 5, 2016

RStudio Server Pro supports project sharing, collaborative editing, multiple versions of R, multiple concurrent R sessions, and many more powerful features.