Plumbing APIs with plumber 2018-07-25T19:35:11+00:00

Plumbing APIs with plumber

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Abstract

Plumber is an open-source R package that converts your existing R code into a web API; this enables you to leverage your R code from other platforms or programing languages. You could use Plumber to embed a graph created in R in a website, or to run a forecast on some data from a Java application.

In this webinar, we’ll introduce the basics of Plumber and walk through the creation of a web API from scratch. We’ll then talk about intermediate techniques and what’s next for Plumber.

About the speaker

Jeff Allen
Software Engineer, RStudio 

Jeff’s background is in Computer Science and bioinformatics; it was there that he first encountered R in 2007. After spending many years as an RStudio user and evangelist, he joined RStudio in 2013.