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SAS is widening its targets, as evidenced by the new SAS Viya platform, which fully embraces the cloud, reimagines the product and solution stack, and continues the pursuit of new users.


  • SAS is literally putting on a new face with SAS Viya.

Features and Benefits

  • Dissects Viya, and how it not only provides a web-friendly face-lift for the SAS interface, but also how it reimagines and repackages the core SAS product stack.
  • Analyzes the new architecture behind SAS Viya.

Key questions answered

  • How does SAS Viya differ from the core SAS product stack?
  • How does SAS Viya extend SAS to non-SAS language programmers, and how thoroughly does it address the open source alternatives to SAS that are rapidly emerging?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • Putting on a new face
  • The new face is also an architecture change
  • SAS without SAS (programming language)?
  • Fighting fire with fire


  • Further reading
  • Author

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