I have been watching the DiagrammeR package for a while now, and at this stage, it’s pretty impressive. I encourage you to take a look at what is possible, but be assured the framework is there to do some really awesome things.
One use-case that applies to me is that of data modeling an app within Neo4j. There are already some tools out there, namely:
Arrows Graphgen by GraphAware And you can always use graphgists The last link above is a sample graph gist that is a decent overview.
The Prismatic Team has slowly been rolling out a very cool API. You can read all about it here. At the same time, I have been using this as an opportunity to learn how to create an R package.
After today’s API update to identify the relevant content related to a specific topic, I wanted to highlight what is possible with a few lines of code using the prismaticR package.