Top Executive: Co-Founder, CEO Jim Goodnight
Privately owned SAS remains one of the industry’s biggest business analytics software companies with its broad portfolio of analytics, data mining, artificial intelligence and data management software, as well as analytical software for specific tasks such as marketing analytics, fraud detection and security, risk management, and Internet of Things solutions.
The SAS Viya analytic, AI and data management platform is the company’s flagship product. In February SAS made the cloud-native SAS Viya available on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform, as well as offering analytical applications such as Predict & Plan Consumer Demand through the Microsoft Azure Marketplace.
In January SAS, based in Cary, N.C., promoted Bryan Harris, most recently senior vice president and head of engineering, to executive vice president and CTO.