SAS named a Leader in Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools

SAS® Data Integration recognized for completeness of vision, ability to execute

CARY, NC (Jul. 29, 2013)

SAS is positioned in the Leaders quadrant in Gartner Inc.'s latest Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools.i SAS enables organizations to collect, manage and integrate data from across the enterprise, delivering a more accurate view of customers, products and more. SAS® Data Integration technologies meet the full spectrum of enterprise data integration needs with data access, ETL and ELT, data quality, data governance and an interactive data integration development environment. Gartner evaluated SAS on functionality, integration capabilities, global market presence and product road map.

"Leaders have significant mind share in the market, and resources skilled in their tools are readily available," Gartner stated in the report. "These vendors establish market trends, to a large degree, by providing new functional capabilities in their products, and by identifying new types of business problems to which data integration tools can bring significant value."

Implementation, support and product excellence

Organizations face data challenges ranging from complex, big data sets to increased needs for transparency and visibility. To move beyond ad hoc data integration and find a comprehensive solution that executes a variety of data integration programs, read the white paper, The New Data Integration Landscape .

"SAS customers know we provide the industry's best support with unmatched data integration knowledge and domain expertise," said Jim Davis, SAS Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. "We work to understand evolving data management needs and translate those into new products and services."

Strong data management capabilities combined with a focus on emerging technologies, such as big data and cloud computing, make SAS Data Management a complete solution for data integration, quality and governance among leading organizations across industries. SAS Data Management also delivers master data management and federation capabilities to align even more closely to the converging data management landscape.

i. Gartner Inc., Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools, Eric Thoo, et al, July 17, 2013Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

A propos de SAS

SAS, leader mondial des solutions de business analytics, est le plus important éditeur indépendant du marché du décisionnel. Ses solutions innovantes aident ses clients -sur plus de 83 000 sites dans le monde- à améliorer leurs performances et à produire de la valeur en prenant rapidement les meilleures décisions.

SAS est implanté sur le marché de l’Afrique francophone depuis plus de 10 ans. La filiale Marocaine constitue pour SAS un Hub régional en support à l’ensemble des pays de l’Afrique francophone. Les organismes et entreprises des pays francophones du Maghreb, de l'Afrique de l'Ouest et de l'Afrique Centrale bénéficient d'un support commercial dédié les aidant à évaluer et réaliser leurs projets.

La filiale Marocaine dispose aussi d’une cellule marketing qui se charge de la planification et coordination des principales activités de communication, marketing et événementielles de la région.

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