The infrastructure available for developing, building, testing, and validating R packages is of critical importance to the R community. CRAN and R-Forge have traditionally met these needs, however the maintenance and enhancement of R-Forge has significant costs in both money and time. This proposal outlines r-hub, a service that is complementary to CRAN and R-Forge, that would add capabilities, improve extensibility, and create a platform for community contributions to r-hub itself. … R-Hub google