Rebranded Posit doubles down on code-first open source, commercial data science for R and Python
The company, which changed its name in 2022 to reflect an expansion from R- to Python-based data science, has one foot in open source and the other in commercial products for these languages. How is Posit’s data science portfolio and business shaping up as it straddles these worlds?
Posit (formerly RStudio) was named a Strong Performer
Posit was named a Strong Performer in The Forrester Wave™ and received the highest scores possible in the evaluation criteria for security, applications, open source, and platforms infrastructure.
Posit PBC (formerly RStudio) seeks to augment R and Python analytic workflows in Tableau
Posit now seeks to bring its R and Python-based data science capabilities to Tableau’s BI platform to provide better analytical workflows when coding data science jobs in R and Python.
Posit (formerly RStudio) bridges the gap between data science teams and decision makers
According to the Global Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Platforms Growth Opportunities report, Posit bridges the gap between data science teams (using R and Python) and decision-makers (or other systems using outputs via APIs integration) with a suite that includes the creation or sharing of insights (Posit Workbench, Posit Connect), management, maintenance, and reproducibility (Posit Package Manager).
Posit (formerly RStudio) looks to the cloud, sheds light on open-source based data science business
The company is delivering its data science portfolio in the cloud as it continues to build an open source and commercial business around R and, increasingly, Python open source programming languages used to code data science.
Posit (formerly RStudio) focuses on bilingual data science for coders by embracing Python and R
The company’s raison d’être used to be to provide open source and commercial data science for R coders. RStudio is now looking to expand its addressable audience by embracing a second open source programming language – Python.
RStudio Inc becomes RStudio PBC (now Posit PBC), expands data science product focus with Python support
The company has changed its corporate status from a C corporation to a benefit corporation and has shifted its product focus beyond the R open-source programming language to support Python open source-based data science.