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Apr 03, 2017, 13:30 ET SAS recognizes partner innovation and celebrates program growth

SAS GLOBAL FORUM -- At an awards ceremony held during SAS® Global Forum, SAS recognized the innovation and value that our partners are driving every...


Apr 03, 2017, 13:30 ET SAS® helps banks tackle CECL, the biggest accounting change in banking history

SAS GLOBAL FORUM -- The biggest accounting change in banking history. That is the heavyweight title financial professionals and industry groups alike ...


Apr 03, 2017, 13:30 ET SAS® Viya™: Quickly, easily solves prickly business challenges

SAS GLOBAL FORUM 2017 -- A cloud-ready, scalable, open platform for modern machine learning for all analytics skill levels, SAS® Viya™ extends and...


Apr 03, 2017, 13:30 ET Can analytics help disrupt vicious cycles of drugs, child abuse and crime?

SAS GLOBAL FORUM -- The tragic patterns of child abuse, opioid addiction and other crimes are also the key to conquering them. Organizations armed...


Apr 03, 2017, 13:30 ET SAS launches results-as-a-service to deliver advanced analytic insights with no staff, infrastructure required

SAS GLOBAL FORUM -- There's a gold mine of business insights buried beneath mountains of data. But without the expertise or technology to dig it out, ...


Apr 03, 2017, 13:30 ET New Cisco SAS Edge-to-Enterprise IoT Analytics Platform harnesses streaming data to help customers gain insight, take action

SAS GLOBAL FORUM -- Whether it's keeping oil rig workers safe, cardiac patients healthy, or shoppers with smartphones engaged, the internet of things ...


Apr 03, 2017, 13:30 ET SAS hails excellence in higher education analytics and teaching

SAS GLOBAL FORUM -- Graduation rates jumped 69 percent at Hillsborough Community College with help from an analytics dashboard. At Texas A&M, a...


Apr 02, 2017, 20:30 ET SAS unites data power with crowd power to solve global humanitarian challenges

SAS GLOBAL FORUM -- With limited resources, humanitarian and nonprofit organizations that house massive stores of data often lack the capacity to...


Mar 31, 2017, 10:04 ET SAS ranks 5th among "50 Companies That Care" from People magazine

People magazine has named SAS in the top 5 of its first annual "50 Companies That Care" list. People partnered with Great Place to Work to identify...


Mar 30, 2017, 10:26 ET On-site and online, SAS® Global Forum is live from Orlando April 2-5

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort will become the world's epicenter of advanced analytics next week. That's when an estimated 30,000 data ...


Mar 28, 2017, 09:00 ET SAS Partners With DataKind to Host First NC DataDive

Finding opportunities to analyze data that can deliver positive results for humanitarian issues has always been important to SAS. This is why it has...


Mar 23, 2017, 12:00 ET Chartis: SAS a model risk governance RiskTech Quadrant® leader

Chartis has recognized SAS® software's "completeness of offering" and "market-share potential" in naming the analytics powerhouse a category leader...


Mar 21, 2017, 13:00 ET SAS® Analytics to power Clemson's big data and cybersecurity efforts

Clemson University's bold research goals, and thousands of students and professors, have gained a powerful ally – analytics leader SAS. Through a new ...


Mar 15, 2017, 08:06 ET SAS and Mindshare brighten outlook for children at risk

Analytics leaders SAS and Mindshare Technology are joining to provide social services a sharp view of the danger to a child, in near-real time. When...


Mar 09, 2017, 13:00 ET SAS named a leader in predictive analytics and machine learning solutions by independent research firm

SAS was named a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning Solutions, Q1 2017, earning the highest scores among the 14...


Feb 28, 2017, 12:00 ET SAS a leader in 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Science Platforms

Gartner has recognized SAS as a Leader in its February 2017 Magic Quadrant for Data Science Platforms. A data science platform, of course, must...


Feb 13, 2017, 07:00 ET Data knows no boundaries at SAS® Global Forum 2017, April 2-5 in Orlando

The Happiest Place on Earth™ is where dreams come true. From the action-packed rides and thrilling live-action shows to parading around with beloved...


Feb 09, 2017, 07:00 ET Business leaders unite to boost third-grade literacy, slash US skills gap

The leaders of some of North Carolina's most prominent businesses are convinced that increasing third-grade literacy nationwide, particularly in...


Jan 25, 2017, 03:00 ET SAS continues growth with 2016 revenue of US$3.2 billion

SAS had much to celebrate in 2016. The analytics leader commemorated its 40th anniversary, expanded operations globally and continued to achieve...


Jan 18, 2017, 07:00 ET Growing investment in big data initiatives still slow in showing value: SAS Survey

Big data is getting bigger, but big results may not have arrived quite yet. According to a recent survey of big data professionals, enterprises are...


Jan 11, 2017, 08:00 ET SAS, RTO Insider host forum to discuss issues facing energy systems industry

Government regulations. Forecasting. Pricing. Grid reliability. The top challenges facing independent energy providers today are unlikely to go away. ...


Dec 12, 2016, 08:00 ET Analyst report names SAS as sole Leader for enterprise insight platform suites

As technology continues to change, organizations struggle with a multitude of software options. In The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Insight Platform...


Oct 04, 2016, 08:00 ET SAS leads predictive and advanced analytics with commanding share, says analyst report

SAS again tops all predictive and advanced analytics suppliers, according to the IDC report, IDC Worldwide Business Intelligence and Analytics Tools...