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Web Scraping in SQL Server Machine Learning Services

Rajendra Gupta shows us how we can use SQL Server Machine Learning Services and the R programming language to perform website scraping:

You can manually copy data from a website; however, if you regularly use it for your analysis, it requires automation. For this automation, usually, we depend on the developers to read the data from the website and insert it into SQL tables.

SQL Machine Learning language helps you in web scrapping with a small piece of code. In the previous articles for SQL Server R scripts, we explored the useful open-source libraries for adding new functionality in R.

Read on for a demo.