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Indulge your curiosity and use your superpowers for good with our open source-compatible technology.

Free software trials, e-books and other resources to spark ideas and help innovation take flight.

Game, set, hack.

Hackathons spark friendly competition – and life-changing ideas. From saving coral reefs to helping shoppers choose checkout lanes, these case studies prove what happens when technology meets talent.

Get inspired by learning how other data scientists solve problems.

  • John Urwin is a data scientist who works on a variety of projects to help the Cleveland Clinic apply analytics and machine learning to decision making.

  • Cheryl Bolchoz is a biostatistician with the South Carolina Department of Corrections, where she developed a dynamic model to analyze inmate behavior and predict acts of violence.

  • Ashley Piper, who has a background in insurance pricing, develops machine learning models that can revolutionize how claims are settled and insurance fraud is tackled.

  • Qais Hatim, an expert in industrial engineering, advanced statistical modeling, machine learning, data analytics and operational research, is a data scientist at the US Food and Drug Administration.


Learn how SAS® Viya® works with open source.

This webinar, But I Love Open Source – Why Do I Need SAS Viya?, explains how SAS improves interoperability and utility for the enterprise and incorporates open source across analytics capabilities.


Get in-depth details on using SAS® with open source.

Analytic Innovation Through SAS and Open Source Integration provides more specifics on using SAS with open source.


Find answers and connect with other data scientists.

Join the SAS data science community to ask questions, share insights and network with other professionals who can help you succeed in your analytics career.


The SAS Hackathon brings together teams from different regions, backgrounds and skills to collaborate and come up with innovative solutions to worthwhile problems. Join this passionate community and receive updates on how to get involved in the next event.

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Play with SAS® Technology

See how our technology works with free software trials, including trials for SAS Viya. It's an easy way to discover how SAS helps you analyze and visualize your data.


Find Code & Documentation

The SAS GitHub page enables you to access a project library and assets repository so you can unite Python with SAS analytics and take advantage of open source.


Read Posts from Experts

Visit the SAS Data Science Blog and subscribe to get updates as data scientists share technical methods for solving the challenging problems organizations face today.