I have not viewed this video yet, but it comes from a good friend. There is a substantial effort at Microsoft to better integrate the R programming language and their flagship database produce, SQL Server.
Nagaraj Venkatesan. R and SQL Server 2016. Recorded and posted on the SQL Presented December 2016 and posted on the SQL Server Central blog. Available at: http://www.sqlservercentral.com/blogs/sql-and-sql-only/2016/12/22/r-and-sql-server-2016/.