SAS will support Python in SAS Studio and various analytics tools
SAS announced support for the Python programming language in its analytics products. In addition to SAS's own programming language, SAS Studio and Analytics Pro will support Python. Customers can now use both programming languages.
More and more data analysts are being trained with Python and R ... Read more
SAS and Cosmo Tech simulate supply chains with digital twins
SAS and Cosmo Tech are developing a digital twin solution for predicting and solving supply chain issues.
Supply chains are complex. Potatoes and rubber plants have a long way to go to chip bags and car tires. Spreadsheets are insufficient for predicting unexpected delivery problems. Artificial... Read more
Analytics in the cloud: how valuable is it?
The cloud is an indispensable tool in IT strategy. Speed, scalability and simplicity are some of the many reasons. Analytics can also benefit from such advantages. Yet, cloud analytics not often has the highest priority in modernization projects. Mathias Coopmans, EMEA cloud & architecture lead... Read more
SAS adds more open-source functionality to SAS Viya
SAS is introducing open-source functionality to SAS Viya to enable the platform's users to collect data and implement AI models.
According to SAS, developers need to be able to easily and automatically collect data for AI models in order to efficiently implement AI models -- regardless of the te... Read more
Hitachi Vantara shows off new SAS, software-defined storage offerings
Hitachi Vantara seems to have been operating in the background for a while now. On Tuesday, however, the company introduced several new midrange and enterprise packages for its storage portfolio.
The Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) 5000 Series models, Hitachi Content Platform, and VSP E-Series of... Read more
SAS Institute decides not to sell to Broadcom
Broadcom wanted to acquire SAS Institute, but negotiations have fallen through after the institute's founders changed their minds about the sale. In a report by the Wall Street Journal, people familiar with the matter said that the companies were discussing a deal that would value SAS anywhere from... Read more
SAS shapes the future of analytics in the cloud
SAS will discuss the future of analytics at its Global Forum in the coming days. The cloud plays an increasingly prominent role in this, according to the analytics giant. This is where real benefits can be realised, so SAS invests in this transition to the cloud. We spoke with the new CTO, Bryan Ha... Read more
SAS unveils new Viya add-ons for AI and analytics
Two new feature add-ons help data scientists and data analysts deliver and manage "trusted data" for analytics.
This week, SAS released new features for its Viya platform. These are new data management solutions to further strengthen the solution's foundation for data and analytic success, they ... Read more
SAS acquires company specializing in workload management
SAS has announced that it has reached an agreement with Boemska on an acquisition. Boemska specialises in low-code and no-code application development and workload management.
SAS has announced the acquisition in a press release. The company says it wants to use Boemska's knowledge to improve th... Read more
Study shows firms using AI and IoT beat competitors using just IoT
AI and IoT adoption increase as leaders target revenue growth and faster planning. A recent survey of global business leaders reveals the most significant predictor in realizing value from Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives across an organization is the heavy use of artificial intelligence (AI). ... Read more