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Innovation and creativity make the most of risk management solutions

High-performance analytics

The challenge to accomplishing something big – really big – is often getting the right people on board from the beginning. Tham Ming Soong, former United Overseas Bank CRO, talks with SAS CEO Jim Goodnight about UOB’s success with big data and high-performance analytics.

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Modernizing financial risk management

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Financial institutions now need to execute risk management decisions in a more timely manner.This GARP Webcast – presented by SAS – will examine the new technology paradigms that are enabling more timely financial risk management practices.

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Ratemaking made faster


Insurers increasingly rely on high-performance analytics to predict future behavior and determine product pricing, as it processes the growing volumes of data faster than traditional approaches. Read more in this article.

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High-performance analytics takes on big data


What do you get when you combine big data with high-performance analytics? Big ideas that lead to big changes. In short, a seismic revolution that’s changing the way the world works.

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Banking on big data – Part II


Using high-performance analytics, banks can turn their big data into pertinent new business insights that guide faster, better decisions. Here are some examples of how key banks are acheiving results by pairing advanced analytics with turbocharged technology – high-performance analytics.

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Managing big data at the speed of risk


Olivia Rud, respected BI thought leader and author, spoke at the IFSUG Summit about the speed of technological changes and the volume and complexity of data that industry practitioners are now dealing with. Predictive analytics was the tool of choice when desktop computing was state-of-the-art and is still cutting edge now that big data from mobile and social threatens organizations.

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Banking on big data


The banking sector routinely manages big data, which means big challenges – but also big opportunities. Using high-performance analytics, banks can turn their big data into pertinent new business insights that guide faster, better decisions. As a result, banks can successfully manage risk, retain profitable customers, improve operational efficiency and differentiate themselves in the marketplace for competitive advantage.

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Higher performance, lower risk with grid computing


In risk management, the time table for decision-making gets shorter and shorter as the volume and velocity of data expands. With no room for error, how can firms deal with big data effectively? Alison Bolen says, “Samsung Securities gets it.” Read the ninth post in her “HPA once a day” series to learn what Samsung Securities is doing and how you can apply it to your big data problem.

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High-performance analytics and things that go fast

Oliver Schabenberger

Schabenberger is the Lead Architect for SAS High Performance Analytics. He’s also the guy who gets it best. He understands that banks no longer have time to wait days for risk computations, telecommunications companies want to understand who is likely to churn before the customer drops service and retailers want to be able to reprice all merchandise at all locations every week! Read about the possibilities of things that go fast.


How to get game-changing speed, data integrity

Waynette Tubbs, Editor

Consider the number of decisions your firm makes everyday. How long does it take to ensure that those are the right decisions? You see, it’s not just about making decisions faster, it’s about the assurance of making the right decisions fast. Oliver Schabenberger, Lead Architect of SAS High Performance Analytics, says, “We’re solving business problems that have performance issues in such a way that we not only make them faster, but also make transformational change, from hours to seconds and from minutes to seconds.”

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