Why Your Data Science Team Might Need a Shiny Deployment Engineer

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.rstudio.com/blog/why-your-ds-team-might-need-a-shiny-deployment-engineer


Photo by Vineesh Ramayyan at Ooty Rose Garden What do data science teams need to ensure their Shiny apps work as intended once they hit “publish”? Software industry best practices — like continuous integration, deployment, and delivery (CI/CD) — can support the creation of production-ready data tools. Teams can test algorithms and models as part of the development cycle, and data scientists can deploy their apps at any moment with confidence.