archivist: Tools for Storing, Restoring and Searching for R Objects

Data exploration and modelling is a process in which a lot of data artifacts are produced. Artifacts like: subsets, data aggregates, plots, statistical models, different versions of data sets and different versions of results. The more projects we work with the more artifacts are produced and the harder it is to manage these artifacts. Archivist helps to store and manage artifacts created in R. Archivist allows you to store selected artifacts as a binary files together with their metadata and relations. Archivist allows to share artifacts with others, either through shared folder or github. Archivist allows to look for already created artifacts by using it's class, name, date of the creation or other properties. Makes it easy to restore such artifacts. Archivist allows to check if new artifact is the exact copy that was produced some time ago. That might be useful either for testing or caching.

Version: 2.0.4
Depends: R (≥ 3.2.0)
Imports: RCurl, digest, httr, DBI, lubridate, RSQLite, magrittr
Suggests: shiny, dplyr, testthat, ggplot2, devtools, knitr
Enhances: archivist.github
Published: 2016-05-13
Author: Przemyslaw Biecek [aut, cre], Marcin Kosinski [aut], Witold Chodor [ctb]
Maintainer: Przemyslaw Biecek <przemyslaw.biecek at gmail.com>
BugReports: https://github.com/pbiecek/archivist/issues
License: GPL-2
URL: NA
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: archivist citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: ReproducibleResearch
CRAN checks: archivist results

Downloads:

Reference manual: archivist.pdf
Package source: archivist_2.0.4.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: archivist_2.0.4.zip, r-release: archivist_2.0.4.zip, r-oldrel: archivist_2.0.4.zip
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: archivist_2.0.4.tgz, r-oldrel: archivist_2.0.4.tgz
Old sources: archivist archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: archivist.github
Reverse imports: SpaDES