In Conversation: Pat Finerty

SAS Canada vice-president of business development Pat Finerty helps ComputerWorld Canada editor Dave Webb negotiate the continuum from data mining...

August 15th, 2013 Dave Webb

Fairmont Raffles uses analytics to boost profits

Fairmont Raffles uses analytics to boost profits

SAN FRANCISCO – As Fairmont Raffles’ executive director of customer relationship marketing, Andrea Johnson is helping to lead the charge...

May 10th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

SAS takes aim at SAP with in-memory analytics

SAS takes aim at SAP with in-memory analytics

SAN FRANCISCO – When is in-memory analytics not really in-memory analytics? According to business intelligence software vendor SAS Institute, when...

May 2nd, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Why big data is an analyst-invented buzzword

Why big data is an analyst-invented buzzword

SAN FRANCISCO – We’re hearing a lot these days about big data, including at analytics software vendor’s SAS Institute’s annual...

April 30th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

The big data battle in your organization is HiPPOs vs. Geeks

The big data battle in your organization is HiPPOs vs. Geeks

SAN FRANCISCO – How big is big data? According to Andrew McAfee, it’s so big it’s about to outgrow the...

April 30th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

The open-source answer to big data

The open-source answer to big data

Open-source source platforms for big data have exploded in popularity. And in the past few months, it seems like nearly...

May 23rd, 2012 brian bloom

Canadian companies use analytics for risky business

Canadian companies use analytics for risky business

Two Canadian financial institutions are using SAS analytics software to take calculated risks based on their big data flows.Scotiabank, a...

April 26th, 2012 brian bloom

Making your big data dreams come true

Making your big data dreams come true

From the Orlando Magic to the Magic Kingdom, two Florida companies are under a big data spell. And today, they...

April 24th, 2012 brian bloom

SAS updates its high-performance analytics offerings

SAS updates its high-performance analytics offerings

SAS Institute Inc. is adding polish to its High Performance Analytics portfolio, announcing a range of product updates at the SAS...

April 23rd, 2012 brian bloom