Analytics at the heart of social change.
The right data, available sooner, can save lives. With a collaborative, analytics-driven approach, the potential for a Zika vaccine is becoming more of a reality.
DataKind and SAS are teaming up with Boston Public Schools to analyze the shortest school bus routes for children, while reducing transportation costs for the city.
Myth debunked on length of hospital stays
Study by SAS and Duke University Health System uses simulation modeling to disprove that longer stays in a neonatal intensive care unit sap hospital resources.
DNA analysis helps diagnose cancer earlier
Analytics research on human genome sequencing provides clues for early diagnosis and detection of disease in cancer patients, as well as potential future risk.
The advantage of analytics is that you don’t need to know exactly what you’re looking for. Behavior patterns can be more easily spotted when searching for the lone wolf.
SAS customers using analytics to empower people.
Using data for good is in the DNA of SAS, which is so exciting because you don’t see that in every corporation ... it’s really only when we’re all involved that we’re going to go beyond just using data to make better decisions about what kind of movies we want to see, to using data to make better decisions about the world we want to see.
Jake Porway, Founder and Executive Director of DataKind