Reference | Work with R in Dataiku Cloud#

Dataiku includes deep integration with R. Explore resources here for using R on Dataiku Cloud.

Install R on Dataiku Cloud#

R version 4.1.3 is available for installation on Dataiku Cloud.


You have to be space admin to activate R and manage your R environments.

To install R on your Dataiku Cloud instance:

  1. As space admin, from the Launchpad of your space, navigate to the Extensions panel.

  2. Click Add an Extension.

  3. Click R and Confirm.


Installing R requires restarting your instance. This operation could take up to 25 minutes, and your instance will be unavailable during this time. Please ensure that you do not have any running tasks that would be interrupted.

Create an R code environment on Dataiku Cloud#

  1. To create an R code environment, activate the Enable Custom Code Envs option in the Code Envs panel of your Launchpad.

  2. Then create a custom code environment in your Dataiku instance.