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SAS - Business Intelligence

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SAS (Statistical Analysis System) Enterprise BI Server is a comprehensive, easy-to-use BI software solution, which empowers all to make fact-based decisions. SAS is a leader in the business analytics and BI market. It caters for all major industries ranging from education to finance to government and healthcare.

SAS integrates advanced visual analytics directly into the BI tool. You can collect Twitter streams and combine them into the dashboards. Also, SAS operates on in-memory server that works well with big and small data, thereby making analysis more coherent. It offers powerful reporting and query features, alerts and predictive analytics.

SAS Visual Analytics alleviates pressure on the IT department via self-service comprehensive reviews. It requires no coding for complex results including decision trees, network diagrams and on-going BI forecast analytics. Interactive reports can be designed fast and shared via mobile devices, on web and across other Microsoft apps. Reports can be closely analyzed and the data drilled-through to view comprehensive details.

SAS Visual Analytics also has the potential to collect Twitter streams and convey them directly into the dashboard feed. All this is possible with the help of thought-clouds, which aids users to discover trending topics connected to your business. The software has the ability to determine which words are utilized most often, and when drilled-down to the details, in what context, all these with the aim of helping you obtain an in-depth view of what others are thinking and saying about your company or product.

In addition, SAS offers licenses of its in solution in five categories: SMBs, individuals, government, academics and enterprises. It also offers customized performance offerings. Visual analytics includes features which are unique in the BI domain including its collection of strong, advanced analytics directly into a BI tool. It has a 36% share of the advanced analytics market, which is above the share of the next 10 vendors all-together.

Features

Pricing Model
  • Monthly subscription per user
  • Monthly subscription
  • Yearly subscription per user
  • Monthly site license
  • Yearly site license
  • Metered per minute
  • Flat fee
  • Percentage-based (% of collections or claims)
  • Fee-based (fixed $/claim)
  • Hybrid (combination of % and fixed amount/claim)
Service Terms Offered
  • Commitment Free
  • Free Setup
  • Free Cancellation
  • Money Back Guarantee
  • Month-to-Month Option
  • Keep Original Number
  • Customizable Plans
  • Account Manager
  • Free In-Network Calls
  • Unlimited Minutes
  • International Calls
  • Reduced Price for Multiple Users
Mobile Apps Offered
  • None
  • iOS
  • Android
Mobile friendly?
  • Yes
  • No
Service Terms Offered
  • Commitment Free
  • Free Setup
  • Free Cancellation
  • Money Back Guarantee
  • Month-to-Month Option
  • Keep Original Number
  • Customizable Plans
  • Account Manager
  • Free In-Network Calls
  • Unlimited Minutes
  • International Calls
  • Reduced Price for Multiple Users
Support Features
  • FAQs Section
  • Tutorials
  • Telephone Support
  • Email Support
  • 24/7 Support
  • Online Chat
  • Forum
  • In-Person Training
  • Social Media
  • Knowledge Base
  • Webinars
Deployment
  • Desktop
  • On-Premise
  • Cloud
  • Virtual
  • Amazon Redshift
  • SAP HANA
Installation Options
  • Self-Installation
  • Professional Installation
Analytics Features
  • Spend Analytics
  • Ad Hoc Analysis
  • AI
  • Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Trend Indicators
  • Self-Service Platform
  • Sales Analytics
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Social Analytics
  • Service Analytics
  • Yammer Analytics
Reporting Features
  • Interactive/Responsive Dashboards
  • Customizable Dashboards
  • Export Reports
  • Ad-hoc Reporting
  • Ad-hoc Pivoting
  • Calculated Fields
Chart Types
  • Bar
  • Column
  • Pie
  • Line
  • Bar/Line
  • Meter
  • Area
  • Stacked
  • Bubble
  • Tree Maps
  • Heat Maps
  • Pyramid
  • Geo Maps
  • Funnel
System / Management Features
  • File Sharing
  • Multilingual Data Storage
  • OpenID
  • Role-Based Access Controls (RBAC)
  • Forms-Based Authentication
  • SAML 2.0
  • Custom Single Sign On (SSO)
  • Physical Data Center Security
  • ISO/IEC 27001 Compliance
  • SSAE SOC 2 Type II Certified
  • Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Connections
Supported Data Sources
  • Amazon DynamoDB
  • FTP File Transfer
  • Actian Vectorwise
  • Amazon Elastic MapReduce
  • Amazon Redshift
  • Big Data
  • Cassandra
  • Cloudera Hadoop Hive and Impala
  • Database.com
  • DataStax
  • Eloqua
  • EXASOL
  • Firebird
  • Force.com
  • Google Analytics
  • Google BigQuery
  • GreenPlum
  • Hadapt
  • Hadoop
  • Hortonworks Hadoop Hive
  • HP Vertica
  • IBM BigInsights
  • IBM DB2
  • IBM Netezza
  • Impala
  • Infobright
  • MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop
  • Marketo
  • Marklogic
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPivot
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Microsoft Windows Azure Marketplace DataMarket
  • MongoDB
  • MySQL
  • Netezza
  • NetSuite
  • OData
  • OLAP Cube Oracle Database
  • Oracle Hyperion Essbase
  • Other JDBC Compliant Data Sources
  • Other ODBC 3.0 Compliant Databases and Applications
  • ParAccel Analytics Database
  • Pivotal Greenplum
  • PostgreSQL
  • Progress OpenEdge
  • Salesforce.com
  • SAP HANA
  • SAP Hana
  • SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse
  • SAP Sybase
  • Spark SQL
  • Splunk Enterprise
  • Stastical Files (SAS, SPSS, R)
  • Tableau Data Extract
  • Teradata
  • Text Files (.csv)
  • Vectorwise
Operating System Architecture
  • 32-bit
  • 64-bit
Browser Compatibility
  • Chrome on Android
  • Safari on iOS
  • Safari on MacOS
  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome (Desktop)
  • Opera

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