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Harnessing big data to mend our broken economy

High-Performance Analytics can help boost public sector efficiency

About this paper

With the flexibility and scalability of high-performance analytics from SAS, government departments can meet the challenges of the future, no matter how big – or complex –data and analytics demands may get. SAS High-Performance Analytics can enable the public sector to:

  • Gain a 360-degree view of citizens
  • Use sophisticated analytic approaches to explore priority issues thoroughly, usingall available data
  • React quickly and confidently to changing social and budgetary demands
  • Detect and prevent fraud and error
  • Predict tax revenue and forecast budgets
  • Derive valuable insights at breakthrough speeds
  • Make fast, effective, evidence-based decisions
  • Predict policy outcomes in seconds, not days
  • Identify emerging problems and mitigate risk
  • Improve information sharing and collaboration
  • Get the most out of existing IT resources.

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Department of Corrections