To respect cost constraints we will use primarily free, open source tools where possible.

If your organization does not already have data science tools in-place, we recommend the following for consideration.  We can assist with set-up where needed.

Statistics, Data Mining, Machine Learning methods

  • R
  • RStudio



  • Shiny/shiny-server



  • mysql


Server and OS

  • Linux
  • Several online services for hosting (Digital Ocean, Amazon AWS)