Text analytics: The new data science frontier

Unstructured text is the single largest human-generated data source, and is growing at an incredible rate, says Melissa Jantjies, senior associate systems engineer at SAS.


In2IT, SAS partner to combat money laundering in Africa

The companies collaborate to offer compliance and fraud detection solutions to financial services firms across Africa.

15 Nov

The very model of a modern data platform

Data scientists have a tough job as it is, which is why they require a strong and effective analytics platform on which to work.

Oct 23, 2019

SAS taps into open source with Open Model Manager

The solution targets non-SAS sites to help take analytics models out of the lab and into reality faster.

Oct 7, 2019

Are hybrid AI implementations the answer?

Open source and proprietary artificial intelligence implementations offer benefits and disadvantages, says SAS.

Jun 10, 2019

Operationalising AI and analytics in real world environments

SAS understands how important the ‘smart city’ concept is, so it looked to the urban environment as a way to compose an example of taking AI and analytics into the real world.

Mar 14, 2019

Altron, SAS forge public sector deal

The partnership targets the South African public sector with analytic software and services.

Feb 1, 2019

Former SAP man appointed as SAS country manager

Akesh Lalla will be responsible for expanding the company's outreach to unexplored market segments and driving its revenue growth.

Nov 22, 2018

Data science career requires constant learning

Graduates today need to be aware that the speed of technological change is such that they will need to learn new skills and take additional courses throughout their career, if they are to remain relevant.

Nov 6, 2018

Analytics is key to reducing money-laundering crimes

Since banks are the first and last line of defence when it comes to identifying money-laundering transactions, they need the right tools, in the form of advanced analytics, to assist them.


Graduates must understand the tools industry uses

While open source analytics programs are effective in an academic environment, corporates want graduates who also understand how to use the sophisticated enterprise technologies that are required by business.

Jul 10, 2018

Tomorrow's talent: it's all in the data

How AI and analytics is helping to create the skills index that will be used to determine future generations of football stars.

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