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The utility industry is adopting analytics as a way to make more informed decisions, break down information silos and share findings across organizations. This paper reveals the results of a survey of different types of utilities and their analytics usage. It measures the industry's current analytics usage, biggest barriers to analytics deployment and details ways to overcome common challenges (such as budget and time constraints) to ensure utilities that use analytics are successful.
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 more than 70,000 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®.