SAS® High-Performance Computing
Exploit big data with fast response times to produce rapid insights and identify optimal actions
SAS High-Performance Computing enables organizations to gain huge competitive advantage and create new value by reducing the time needed to make good business decisions. It enables enterprises to handle their most difficult challenges, quickly create high-impact insights and transform their operations. With SAS High-Performance Computing, you can:
- Get the timely insights needed to make decisions in an ever-shrinking window of opportunity. It is not just about taking action on complex issues, but taking better actions faster.
- Discover precise answers for hard-to-solve problems. SAS Analytics, powered by SAS High-Performance Computing, helps organizations seize opportunities for growth that otherwise would remain unrecognized, and achieve better performance.
- Optimally use and manage IT resources, including infrastructure, people and money, while providing superior performance and scalability. With SAS High-Performance Computing, IT can help the organization use big data and analytics to differentiate and innovate.
Components of SAS® High-Performance Computing
- Grid Computing – Leverage a centrally-managed grid infrastructure to achieve dynamic workload balancing, high availability and parallel processing for data management, analytics and reporting.
- In-Database Analytics – Natively execute relevant SAS software functions inside databases to improve data governance and reduce the time needed to build, deploy and update analytical models.
- In-Memory Analytics – Solve complex problems using big data and sophisticated analytics in a distributed, in-memory and parallel environment to make better decisions within tight time frames.
How SAS® Is Different
- Find answers to your most complex problems faster than ever before. Combining industry-leading business analytics software with high-performance computing technologies produces fast answers to previously unsolvable problems and enables SAS customers to gain competitive advantage. SAS has integrated data management and analytics with high-performance computing to provide a faster analytics platform.
- Take advantage of the hardware advances and processing options. SAS High-Performance Computing enables customers to take advantage of innovative hardware advances and different processing options to solve larger problems and tackle more complex scenarios.
- Transform your big data assets into true business value. SAS leads the way in empowering organizations to transform their structured and unstructured assets into business value using big data analytics with multiple deployment options. SAS offers flexible architecture approaches that are optimized to address new business requirements and remove infrastructure constraints.
- Solve your specific business problems with targeted, high-performance solutions. SAS continues to solve some of the most complex domain and vertical-specific business issues in the world. Every level of SAS software, including targeted analytical solutions, use SAS High-Performance Computing components to address needs posed by big data analytics.