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Our vision and mission are based on the belief that analytics changes the world

Our Vision

To be the most trustworthy analytics partner on the planet.

We envision a world where everyone can make better decisions, grounded in trusted data and assisted by the productivity and speed of SAS AI and analytics. When decisions need to happen at just the right moment, you need the world’s most trustworthy analytics brand and people to give you confidence.

Our Mission

To provide knowledge in the moments that matter.

Making it easier and faster for more people to use powerful analytics shortens the path from data to insights and inspires bold new discoveries that drive progress. The result is analytics that breaks down barriers, fuels ambition and gets results in the moments that matter most. Read about our mission in action.

  • AI and analytics accelerate medical discoveries

    SAS® Viya® on SAS Cloud, hosted on Microsoft Azure, helps an international biopharmaceutical group deliver trial results to regulatory authorities faster.

  • AI at work to protect our planet

    A shared vision for saving the Amazon brings together humans and AI to detect deforestation.

  • Analytics driving home the power of data

    AI and IoT have taken the traditional batting cage high-tech to improve data literacy.

Our Values

From the software we create to the conversations we share, our core values inform partners, customers and prospects about the type of relationship they can expect when they work with us.


We are relentless problem-solvers, unafraid to challenge assumptions by being creative and forward-thinking.


We’re committed to excellence in everything we do, and we thrive on meaningful work.


We’re genuine, we’re transparent, and we lead with integrity.


We’re responsible, we do things right, and we exceed what’s expected.

What we stand for

Connecting analytics and advocacy to create something new, better, purposeful and lasting.

  • Innovation

    By continuing to ask bold questions, remaining resilient and prioritizing data-driven decisions, we are creating innovative opportunities to drive positive change.

  • Education Outreach

    Around the world, SAS supports education initiatives that promote learning for all and build a global community of innovators.

  • Data For Good

    Applying analytics for social good creates innovative ways to address global challenges and make the world a better place.

  • Diversity & Inclusion

    SAS believes a diverse workforce brings unique talents and inspiration. Big ideas ignite when everyone is treated with fairness and respect.