Using R for Advanced Analytics with MongoDB
Using R for Advanced Analytics with MongoDB Speaker: Jane Uyvova, Sr. Solutions Architect, MongoDB Level: 300 (Advanced) Track: Data Analytics In the age of big data, organizations rely on data scientists to provide critical decision support and predictive analysis. Most industries now leverage new kinds of data to innovate, understand their customers, and capture new markets. MongoDB’s flexible schema and scalability makes it a natural choice for storing diverse data sets needed to accomplish these tasks. In this session, we will explore the tools and design patterns available to the data scientist to harness the power of MongoDB for data preparation and enrichment. We will focus on R for advanced analytics utilizing mongolite as well as MongoDB Spark Connector R API. What You Will Learn: - How to connect R to your MongoDB environment. Understand connectors available and be able to choose the right deployment topology for production. - How to design your MongoDB schema and utilize the aggregation framework for data preparation and enrichment. - How to recognize the analytical patterns required and apply MongoDB and R together to deliver key insights in your organization.