In this release of the RStudio Pro Drivers, you can now authenticate to Hive and Impala using single sign-on (SSO) via SAML 2.0. For more information, see the Installation and Configuration Guides. This release also contains feature enhancements, security updates, and bug-fixes for these other drivers:
For a full list of changes in this release, refer to the release notes.
We strongly encourage all customers to upgrade to the latest release of the RStudio Pro Drivers. Upgrading drivers literally takes minutes and can help prevent future security and administrative issues. Please note that this is also the first RStudio Pro Driver release to use our new calendar-based versioning scheme.
RStudio offers ODBC database drivers to all current customers using our professional products at no additional charge, so that data scientists and organizations can take full advantage of their data. The RStudio Pro Drivers are commercially licensed and covered by our support program.
We are excited to announce real-time collaborative editing on RStudio Cloud. Users can join the same project, edit code, and immediately see each other’s changes.
The RStudio IDE includes a visual markdown editor that displays changes in real-time and provides support for technical writing. This post walks through several features of visual editing mode.