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This is How John Deere Uses R

12.12.2012
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Statistical analysis helps many companies navigate the unsteady landscape of fulfillment and demand. Recently we ran across this seminar that explains how John Deere uses R for just that:

John Deere has been able to adjust to commodity spikes and housing downturns much better than its competitors have. This is in part due to the implementation of statistical analysis and the use of R software in the order fulfillment function of John Deere.

In this seminar, Derek will present a selection of real-world example of how statistical analysis and R software is used in the order fulfillment forecasting group at John Deere.


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