Singapore to Take Lead in High Performance Analytics with New Centre of Innovation
SAS to establish the first High Performance Analytics Centre of Innovation in Asia
(Jul. 10, 2012)
– SAS, the leader in business analytics software and services, today is establishing a High Performance Analytics Centre of Innovation in Singapore that is supported by the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA). In anticipation of a surge in global demand for real-time High Performance Analytics capabilities, the new Centre will develop, market and deploy innovative applications and help to position Singapore as a global leader in High Performance Analytics. The Centre will be the first of its kind in Asia.
"Data & Analytics is becoming a key driver of economic growth and competitiveness. IDA is pleased to work with SAS to establish its first Asia High Performance Analytics Centre of Innovation in Singapore. The Centre's role of training Infocomm professionals on Data & Analytics, and generating intellectual property through co-development with institutes of higher learning and Singapore infocomm enterprises, will contribute to building critical industry and manpower analytics capabilities in Singapore," said Mr Ronnie Tay, CEO, Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore.
Recently, SAS has seen its customers change their approach to data with High Performance Analytics. With organisations today constantly seeking new and more effective ways to analyse data and make decisions based on huge volumes of data, SAS, together with the support of IDA, will help companies reap significant business benefits as they gain insights from data in real time.
SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions delivered within an integrated framework, SAS helps customers at more than 45,000 sites improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving customers around the world
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