SAS is the leader in analytics.

Giving you The Power to Know®

Through innovative software and services, SAS empowers and inspires customers around the world to transform data into intelligence.

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40+ years of analytics innovation

SAS is a trusted analytics powerhouse for organizations seeking immediate value from their data. A deep bench of analytics solutions and broad industry knowledge keep our customers coming back and feeling confident. With SAS®, you can discover insights from your data and make sense of it all. Identify what’s working and fix what isn’t. Make more intelligent decisions. And drive relevant change.

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Why SAS Is the Analytics Leader

We’ve been applying analytics to the toughest business problems for decades. With SAS, you get solutions built on a powerful analytics platform – and millions of lessons learned.

Company Facts & Financials


Number of Countries Installed
SAS has customers in 149 countries.

Total Worldwide Customer Sites
Our software is installed at more than 83,000 business, government and university sites.

Fortune Global 500® Customers

94 of the top 100 companies on the 2016 Fortune Global 500® are SAS customers.


Worldwide Employees
14,052 total employees

Breakdown by Geography

United States: 7,110
   World Headquarters (Cary, NC): 5,572

Canada: 337
Latin America: 441
Europe, Middle East and Africa: 3,727
Asia Pacific: 2,437


Worldwide Revenue
2018 Revenue: US$3.27 billion
Historical revenue data

Reinvestment in R&D
2018 R&D investment: 26% of revenue

Affidabile. Conforme. Certificata.

SAS si impegna a raggiungere standard di sicurezza best-in-class per proteggere i tuoi dati, così come i nostri. Una partnership che per SAS non significa solamente realizzare software e soluzioni di analytics affidabili: si tratta di un impegno continuo per garantire la conformità alle normative in continua evoluzione, bilanciando rischio, privacy, continuità di business e customer experience. Scopri la nostra Politica della Qualità.

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It started with a question. Is there a better way to analyze data? Our founders answered that question, but didn’t stop there. The innovative environment at North Carolina State University challenged these bold minds to keep questioning. What is the global potential for transforming data into intelligence? Who else might benefit from using our new technology? With the answers to these questions presenting limitless opportunities, our company was born. Explore each era of our history.

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Annual Report

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Recent Awards

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News Room

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