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DPUK datathons have been redesigned: they now take place online

The following software packages will be available in the autumn 2019 datathons (subject to update):

SPSS 25, SAS 9.4, Matlab, Stata 15, Microsoft Office, Eclipse, SQL Server Management Studio 18, Design Studio

RStudio 1.2.1335 with R version 3.5.3 – base packages as standard plus Tidyverse, RMarkdown, rgl, RStan, lme4, lmerTest, foreign, ggplot2, epitools, mice, Hmisc. Users will be able to install further packages ad hoc via CRAN/MRAN.

Anaconda 3 with Python 3.7 – base packages as standard plus TensorFlow, Theano, PyTorch. Users will be able to install further packages ad hoc from PyPI.

Attendees will also be able to upload their own scripts, packages from other sources, and any other necessary files using the Data Portal's ‘data in’ function – for which instructions will be provided in the run up to the event. Users should be aware to have the files ready on their device and attempt to load the files prior to the event. We will aim to provide access instructions to the environment from up to two weeks before the first day of the datathon.