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Web Application Development with R Using Shiny by Chris Beeley

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Sharing with the world

In most cases, any serious work you do with Shiny will at some point need to be shared with a non-R user, whether it's a non-technical colleague in your department or the whole of the Internet. In this case, a bit more of the legwork falls onto you, but you should still be pleasantly surprised how simple the process is. There are two options here: set up your own server or get a paid account with RStudio to do it for you.

Glimmer

Glimmer is the name of the server on which RStudio will host your applications for you (a second server, Spark, has recently been added). At the time of writing, this service is in beta and is therefore free; there are plans to make it into a paid service although these are as yet unconfirmed. The ...

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