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Parallel computing in R

June 24, 2012

I may in the future need to start doing parallel computing. A quick Google search reveals that the new parallel package is a good place to start on parallel computing in R. It seems to be an update of the older snow and multicore packages and there seems to already be a book about it. I gather that one of the main advantages of the parallel package is that it works on any OS. Here‘s a cran task view on the subject.

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