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Wrangling Data Vizualization with Gnuplot 4.6

Mar 30, 2012, 17:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"At its core, Gnuplot is an engine for streaming in data, massaging it, and producing visual output. The input portion of the process can be interactive, read from a file, or generated by another program ? that is why Gnuplot is often used as the graphing engine for other data-centric applications. Examples include the GRASS geographic information system and the Octave numerical computation framework, as well as third-party tools like Pig, the data-analysis platform for Apache Hadoop, or the Puppet configuration-management tool.

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