How to setup an open source Data Science environment with Python and R. Part 1/2

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VirtualBox

Navigate to https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads and download the newest stable VirtualBox platform package and VirtualBox extension pack. Idea is set up VirtualBox on Windows host. So, click Windows hosts link first and All supported platforms link second.

VirtualBox ver. 6.0.4

Ubuntu under VirtualBox

Navigate to https://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop. Download the newest Ubuntu Desktop x64 iso image (~1.86 GB). In my case is Ubuntu Desktop 18.04.2 LTS and ubuntu-18.04.2-desktop-amd64.iso file.

Ubuntu settings in VirtualBox

Navigate to VirtualBox. Select Ubuntu Desktop 18.04.2 LTS virtual machine and click Settings button.

Ubuntu Desktop 18.04.2 LTS

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