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12. Cloud Ubuntu for Windows Users

Matt Wiley1  and Joshua F. Wiley2
Victoria College, Victoria, TX, USA
Monash University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

As you saw in the last chapter, using the cloud does not always allow for using Windows. This is not entirely true; Windows can certainly be utilized in the cloud. However, this tends to increase the cost in high-performance environments, making it impractical for some occasions. Additionally, it is not impossible to use the Ubuntu environment, and many of the same skills advanced R users have translate readily. All in all, using Ubuntu as your server ...

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