Analyze Microsoft Workplace Analytics data using the wpa R package

Business Analyst
Data Analyst
Data Scientist
Microsoft 365
Workplace Analytics

Learn how to install and load the wpa R package. Validate and explore Microsoft Workplace Analytics data, and learn how you can use wpa R package functions to create your own analysis.

Learning objectives

At the end of this module, you should be able to:

  • Explain what the wpa R package is, and how to use it to analyze Workplace Analytics data
  • Install R and set up the wpa R package
  • Validate Workplace Analytics data by using the wpa R package
  • Use the functions in the wpa R package to explore the data and create your own analysis


  • Familiarity with Workplace Analytics data sources and metrics
  • Basic knowledge of Workplace Analytics queries and query structure
  • Basic understanding of data manipulation in R. Knowledge of the basic verbs in the dplyr package is also recommended.