I am switching from Python to R for some projects, and I have a hard time understanding the RAM management in R - R-Studio.
I have the following two simple questions
gc() to check how much memory is being used.
And I think R uses all the memory available. However, you can also set the memory limit by
Moreover, I would recommend using Microsoft R Open It boosts the calculations speed as it introduces some parallel processing. Check out other Microsoft Client R and Server R as well.