The Advantages of Code-First Data Science

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.rstudio.com/blog/the-advantages-of-code-first-data-science


Photo by Christopher Gower on Unsplash RStudio has worked with hundreds of different data science teams, and we’ve seen three key strategies that help maximize their productivity and impact:
Adopting open source as the core of their work Leading with a Code-First approach Implementing a centralized data science infrastructure Collectively, we call this approach Serious Data Science. In this post, we focus on the benefits of a Code-First approach.