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Artificial Intelligence
Why organisations should rethink the approach to retail demand planning and forecasting
One of the key issues born from the pandemic was uncertainty around profitability and customer service.
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Artificial Intelligence
SAS continues leadership streak in Gartner MQ for Data Science and Machine learning Platforms
"Across the globe, organisations are aspiring to operationalise analytics and accelerate artificial intelligence adoption to facilitate better, more intelligent business decisions.”
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Microsoft
SAS launches cloud platform on Azure in Sydney
According to SAS, Australia and New Zealand (A/NZ) is a strong market for SAS Cloud.
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Recruitment
New head of Australia and New Zealand operations for SAS
Clunies-Ross brings a broad perspective of the Asia Pacific market, most recently in COO roles with Oracle and Citrix.
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Cybersecurity
Digital payments fuelling fraud surge during COVID-19 crisis
Digital payments are fuelling a multibillion-dollar fraud surge worldwide.
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Enterprise Resource Planning / ERP
CT Global Solutions signs on as SAS Managed Analytics Services partner
“Our new partner likes to say ‘SAS turns data into intelligence and CT Global turns that intelligence into profitability’ – and we look forward to working with them delivering on that promise at the local level.”
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Digital Marketing
New services from SAS aim to help brands adapt to marketing disruption
The offerings and updates span areas such as digital insights, customer insights, attribution services, and unified marketing intelligence.
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Data
SAS announces latest version of Viya, bringing advanced analytics to businesses
"Organisations can decouple the analytics from the environments in which they run to scale-up services quickly and meet decisioning needs in a much more agile fashion.”
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Digital Transformation
KPMG and SAS join forces to enable cloud transformation at speed
"With these centres, KPMG professionals can continue to help SAS clients to derive increased value from successfully moving to the cloud as well as drive improved collaboration that will enhance the current solution portfolio."
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Microsoft
SAS and Microsoft form strategic partnership
SAS’ AI and analytics more tightly integrate with Microsoft Azure; Microsoft to bring cloud-based SAS industry solutions to its customers.
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Sustainability
IoT and automation help to save the world's honeybees
The internet of things, machine learning, and visual analytics can all support thriving bee colonies.
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Intelligent systems
To work like a disrupter, change the way you work with data and analytics
What do companies like Netflix, Airbnb, Spotify and Lyft know that you don’t know? What do these companies have that you might be lacking?
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Analytics
SAS launches free COVID-19 Data Analytics Resource Hub
“SAS has always been committed to the belief that knowledge is empowering, and the COVID-19 Resource Hub is our way to inform, enable and inspire the analytics community to make a difference."
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Education
SAS launches new analytics courses for A/NZ universities
Organisations are seeking well-trained analyst graduates to help businesses gain value from their ever-increasing data volumes.
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Machine learning
Human judges vital in crowdsourced campaign to track deforestation
The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and analytics firm SAS are creating artificial intelligence (AI) based algorithms with the help of crowdsourcing.
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Analytics
SAS makes analytics, programming & IT courses freely available
SAS has released free online learning tools to help professionals and students keep their minds active during the global lockdowns caused by COVID-19.
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Artificial Intelligence
How AI could be pivotal in Australia’s economic recovery from COVID-19
The key phases of crisis management are usually expressed as; Prevent, Prepare, Respond and Recover and AI is ready to contribute to all four phases even as the crisis unfolds.
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Workplace
SAS named as one of Asia’s Best Workplaces for 2020
The award recognises SAS’ corporate culture through means such as creativity, inclusivity, innovation, and work/life balance, and the impact on employees.
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Analytics
SAS enters partnership with Catapult BI to provide analytics across Australia
"The collaboration between SAS and Catapult BI combines market leading analytics with the industry’s most comprehensive, highly qualified technical data professionals."
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Artificial Intelligence
Enlisting analytics and AI to contain the next pandemic
Given today’s proliferation of data sources and advances in technology, we are now far better equipped to address disease outbreaks.
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Artificial Intelligence
As AI accelerates, focus on road conditions - SAS
Things are unfolding more quickly than many may have predicted – if business and technology leaders were previously taking a cautious, wait-and-see approach, today they’re all in.
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Analytics
Sydney Business School brings advanced analytics education to students in NSW
“Our Master of Business Analytics has been designed specifically to prepare students with the required skills to become leaders in this environment."
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Artificial Intelligence
AI capabilities power global IoT adoption
Artificial intelligence is the key to realising value from internet of things (IoT) initiatives, according to a recent survey of global business leaders.
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Artificial Intelligence
Who will win and who will lose in an AI-driven economy?
AI winners will be those companies that work out how to derive competitive advantage from their own unique AI initiatives, says SAS.