Revolution R Open is supported on 64-bit platforms only.


Supported Platforms. Revolution R Open is built and tested on the following 64-bit platforms:

  • Ubuntu 12.04, 14.04
  • CentOS / Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8, 6.5, 7.0
  • Mac OS X Mavericks (10.9), Yosemite (10.10)
  • Windows® 7.0 (SP 1), 8.0, 8.1, Windows Server® 2008 R2 (SP1) and 2012

Experimental Platforms. Revolution R Open is also available for the following Experimental 64-bit platform(s). While we expect it to work, RRO hasn’t been completely tested on these platforms. Let us know if you encounter problems.

  • OpenSUSE 13.1


To learn about other system requirements, read more in our installation guide.


Source Code: Revolution R Open is distributed under the GNU Public License v2 (GPLv2) open source license. Download the source code for all platforms below.

Downloading source code is optional, and not required to run Revolution R Open.

  • RRO 8.0.1 Beta - Source Code (all platforms)
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    Start Installing Revolution R Open

    Begin the installation of RRO as follows:

    1. Go to the directory where you downloaded the file.
    2. Follow these instructions

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    Revolution R Open (RRO) is the enhanced distribution of R from Revolution Analytics. It is a complete open source platform for statistical analysis and data science.

    RRO 8.0.1 is based on (and 100% compatible with) version 3.1.2 of the R language, and includes additional capabilities for performance, reproducibility and platform support.

    RRO is free to download and use. Technical support is available with a paid subscription to Revolution R Plus. Learn more about Revolution R Open here.