# Building and Sharing R packages made easy with Anaconda

"R Essentials" bundle comes with Jupyter, IRKernel, and over 80 of the most used R packages and dependencies for data science, and get Conda, the leading package manager for data science. Free Anaconda download.

Got R, Python, or both? Of course you do! R and Python are two of the most popular data science languages! Want to use R with Jupyter and web notebooks? Now it's easy with the "R Essentials" bundle for Anaconda. The R Essentials bundle comes with Jupyter, IRKernel, and over 80 of the most used R packages and dependencies for data science, including dplyr, shiny, ggplot2, tidyr, caret, nnet, and more. You can easily share your narrative and reproduce your research in R with Jupyter notebook after installing the R essentials bundle using conda. Conda is the leading package and environment manager for data science. Conda works with both R and Python, allowing you to easily install, create, and bundle packages, as well as manage environments in both languages. Anaconda, our open-source modern analytics platform, includes conda, plus over 330 popular Python packages for data analysis, science, math, and more. Anaconda allows you to develop on Windows or Mac, and confidently deploy to Linux. |

Want to try it yourself? |

Check out our guide on using conda and Jupyter to share and reproduce your data science narrative in R. |

Read more about Anaconda and how to get started. |

Questions or comments? Email us at Anaconda-questions@continuum.io |