SAS announces new SA country manager
Essie Mokgonyana will step into the role of country manager and sales director for SAS South Africa.
SAS, NWU pen new five-year data science skills deal
The extended academic partnership seeks to meet the growing corporate demand for data and analytics skills.
SA data scientists want seat at boardroom table
Data scientists are dissatisfied with their company’s use of analytics to inform decision-making, says SAS.
SAS aims to boost students’ analytics skills
The SAS Skill Builder virtual learning platform offers free access to SAS software, e-learning and certifications.
AI gains momentum in war against money-laundering
The COVID-driven surge in financial crime leads to banks accelerating their use of artificial intelligence and machine learning to combat money-laundering.
How to become a technical business analyst
The industry expects a business analyst to apply technical lenses to a solution and overlay it with customer experience, says Edward Ngubane, head of business analysis at DVT.
Analytics giant SAS eyes IPO in 2024
The company expects to continue to bolster its strong financial foundation in the coming years as it prepares for a potential entry into the public markets.
The impact analytics can have on COVID-19
The effective use of data analytics can not only help to contain the spread of the disease, but also ensure medical supplies are sent to the right place and make contact tracing that much simpler.
Managing the uncertainty of a global pandemic
With advanced analytics and robust data, it becomes possible to study potential scenarios, optimise resources and better understand the impact of COVID-19 at a national, regional and local level.
Tackling the scourge of deepfakes
The manner in which deepfakes are being abused to sow discord means it is more vital than ever to apply analytics to identify these early.
The next release of SAS Viya introduces new category of analytics for the cloud
SAS Viya 4, available in late 2020, is engineered to take advantage of the latest cloud technologies.