Aug 14, 2018

SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions, SAS helps customers at approaching 100,000 sites improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving customers around the world THE POWER TO KNOW®.

Aug 13, 2018   |  By Lexi Hawks
Data in the cloud makes it easily accessible, and can help businesses run more smoothly. SAS Viya runs its calculations on Cloud Analytics Service (CAS). David Shannon of Amadeus Software spoke at SAS Global Forum 2018 and presented his paper, Come On, Baby, Light my SAS Viya: Programming for CAS.
Aug 10, 2018   |  By Josh Morgan
People across the country (and world) are not getting the care they need. There are many data efforts to address that, but I personally believe traditional analytics are short-sighted, too illness-focused, and remarkably negative.
Aug 9, 2018   |  By Don Henderson
Hash tables are a very powerful and flexible data structure. Most SAS applications of hash tables focus on just one of their many powerful facilities: table lookup. Hash tables are a fantastic table lookup tool and their use for that should never be diminished.
Aug 6, 2018   |  By SAS Software
Almost two-thirds will retract or review use of data following the Facebook/Cambridge Analytica data scandal.
Aug 6, 2018   |  By David Pope
Looking for use cases for analytics to derive value at an electrical utility? We have identified over 125 ways you can use analytics to improve the business processes at an electric utility. I recently posted a series of blog posts discussing four different use cases.
Jul 30, 2018   |  By SAS Software
A multitude of “things” generate floods of big data – cars, wearables, machines and appliances. Wouldn’t you like to sift through that noise and become an organization that relies on data to make fact-based decisions? Learn about the three foundations of becoming data-driven – data management, analytics and visualization – and how they can increase profitability, boost performance, raise market share and improve operations.
Apr 20, 2018   |  By SAS Software
Deep learning is a type of machine learning that trains a computer to perform humanlike tasks, such as recognizing speech, identifying images or making predictions. Instead of organizing data to run through predefined equations, deep learning sets up basic parameters about the data and trains the computer to learn on its own by recognizing patterns using many layers of processing.
Mar 27, 2018   |  By SAS Software
Machine learning in the last few decades has given way to an AI revolution. As the amount of data produced continues to scale, use of algorithms enables faster computational understanding to create new opportunities for innovation. From self-driving cars to virtual assistants, the possibilities for these developing technologies are endless.
Mar 12, 2018   |  By SAS Software
This report from the International Institute for Analytics explores the many business opportunities IoT presents, details its associated implementation challenges and describes how organizations can accelerate their progress so they don’t fall behind.
Feb 26, 2018   |  By SAS Software
This paper examines how a unifying analytics platform can help your organization thrive in the analytics economy where the blending of data, analytics and collaboration will change the world.
Aug 7, 2018   |  By SAS Software
See how SAS Data Loader for Hadoop helps business users access, prepare and cleanse data through an intuitive user interface that requires no coding.
Aug 1, 2018   |  By SAS Software
Evaluate alternative actions and scenarios with a powerful array of optimization modeling capabilities and solution techniques.
Jul 2, 2018   |  By SAS Software
Follow Anna as she explores SAS features that enable you to access character data from around the world. You’ll learn how to address common warnings about character data truncation and how to launch SAS in different session encodings.
Jun 27, 2018   |  By SAS Software
Michele Eggers shows how marketers can complete all aspects of planning for an omnichannel marketing program.
Jun 20, 2018   |  By SAS Software
A short explanation of how SAS Data Preparation on Viya provides immediate and ongoing value towards making great data.