Why SAS

So you can get more done with the fastest, most productive AI and analytics in the world.

Our Story

We are the founder and future of analytics.

It all began when curious minds set out to answer some big questions. Is there a better way to analyze data? How can we turn data into intelligence? Who might benefit from our technology? With a passion for analytics, our founders saw lines of code as the key to something extraordinary.

Now, more than four decades later, SAS has thousands of employees and customers worldwide. We analyze billions of rows of data every second that change the way people work and live.

We Know Your Industry

SAS technology solutions help meet the needs of organizations in practically every industry, regardless of size. Because our experts have deep industry knowledge, we understand unique challenges and can accelerate time to decisions.

With better fraud detection software, banks can keep money safe. With better demand planning, manufacturers and retailers can keep shelves stocked. With better predictive analytics, governments can meet the needs of citizens. And with better health care analytics, hospitals can improve care and save lives.

We Cover Your Full Analytics Life Cycle

SAS delivers leading data management and analytics solutions across the entire analytics life cycle. Our technology – years in the making – provides customer-driven solutions you can trust. We can help you with:

  • Data access, data preparation, data quality and information cataloging.
  • Advanced flow steps and information governance.
  • Visualization and reporting.
  • Conversational AI and chatbots.
  • Statistics.
  • Machine learning and deep learning.
  • Optimization.
  • Econometrics.
  • Model deployment and monitoring.

88 of the top 100 companies on the 2021 Fortune 500® list are SAS customers or their affiliates.

Hear From Our Customers

Organizations love working with SAS because of our trusted analytics, award-winning support, deep industry knowledge, strong partnerships and continued innovation in bringing the most complete analytical capabilities to market. Read their stories to find out how SAS technology changed the way they do business.

Hear From Analysts

Analysts and industry experts consistently rank SAS high in data management, analytics, artificial intelligence, model management and more. To find reports relevant to your business, visit our Analyst Viewpoints page and browse by topic, industry or analyst firm.

We're Committed to Privacy, Security & Compliance

From protecting your sensitive data to meeting industry and accessibility standards, SAS is dedicated to responsible innovation. When you use our software, you can be confident that every measure is taken to provide you with the most secure environment to protect your data and information. We've documented these policies in our Trust Center.

The power of SAS is now in one easy-to-use solution. With the speed and convenience of being entirely cloud native.

We Get You Up to Speed, Fast

In the past few years there's been an almost 17% increase in the number of job postings requiring SAS skills, meaning there are plenty of opportunities if you have the right training. At SAS, we want you to succeed. We offer a wide range of courses, tutorials and certifications to help you get where you want to be. Likewise, we can help managers hire and onboard new talent – or train existing employees.

We Have Communities & Support to Help You Succeed

The answer to your question is always within reach with our SAS Communities. Get tips, share knowledge and learn about events from thousands of other SAS users. You can also go straight to the source by searching documentation, samples and other product resources on SAS Support.