What is R?
R is a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics.
- data manipulation and calculations
- graphical displays
- statistical techniques
Available as free software
What is RStudio?
RStudio is an integrated development environment (IDE) for R.
- a console
- syntax-highlighting editor that supports direct code execution
- tools for plotting, history, debugging and workspace management.
RStudio Desktop can be downloaded from
Additional IDE features of RStudio can be located here