[R] R routines vs. MATLAB/SPSS Routines

Stefan Grosse singularitaet at gmx.net
Wed Oct 3 09:18:45 CEST 2007

On Tuesday 02 October 2007 22:54:48 Matthew Dubins wrote:
MD > in what respects do R routines work faster/more efficiently/more
MD > accurately than those of MATLAB/SPSS.

There has been a benchmark:

but thats quite old old, it would be interesting to see a new comparison 
between Matlab and R. As you see Matlab and R are equally fast.

SPSS however is something completely different, I expect it to be much slower.


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