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Digital Marketing
The promise and reality of the Customer Data Platform
This month
Long the mainstay of marketing excellence, Customer Data has become increasingly vital as the foundation for optimising Customer Experience (CX) and driving revenue generating strategies and tactics across industries.
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Consulting
SAS awards Zencos as the 2022 A/NZ Partner of the Year
Last month
SAS has recognised US-based financial crimes and data consulting firm Zencos with the 2022 Australia and New Zealand Partner of the Year award.
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IT Training
The Sydney Business School extends its SAS collaboration
Last month
The Sydney Business School at the University of Wollongong (UoW) has recently extended its collaboration with SAS in order to meet the growing demand for skilful business analytics professionals.
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Sustainable IT
SAS recognised by leading bodies for promoting sustainable business practice
July 2022
SAS has recently garnered recognition for its environmental stewardship and sustainable business practices.
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Forrester Research
SAS is a leader in anti-money laundering - Forrester
July 2022
The latest Forrester report revealed that SAS received the highest score in the anti-money laundering category of 15 vendors.
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Microsoft
SAS wins Microsoft ISV 2022 Partner of the Year award
July 2022
"We formed the SAS and Microsoft strategic partnership with a shared goal of making it easier for customers to drive better decisions in the cloud."
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Mergers and Acquisitions
SAS acquires Kamakura to propel risk technology innovation
July 2022
Underscoring SAS growth in the domain-specific solutions space, the acquisition will enable SAS to greatly enhance the breadth of its risk solutions portfolio. 
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Cloud
SAS and Greater Bank launches new AML and fraud service
June 2022
Greater Bank and SAS have joined forces to deliver a new fraud detection and anti-money laundering solution that bolsters the protection of its 270,000 plus customers.
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Artificial Intelligence
SAS announces new products amid cloud portfolio success
May 2022
Analytics and AI company SAS is deepening its broad industry portfolio with offerings that support life sciences, energy, and martech.
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Artificial Intelligence
SAS unveils AI experience to improve kids' batting abilities
May 2022
SAS has created The Batting Lab, an interactive experience using AI, computer vision and IoT analytics to help kids improve their baseball and softball swings.
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Artificial Intelligence
SAS launches human-focused responsible innovation initiative
May 2022
SAS has launched a responsible innovation initiative, furthering its commitment to equity and putting people first.
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SAS
New SAS service overcomes subscription fatigue for media companies
May 2022
SAS has launched SAS 360 Match which helps media companies move towards a AVOD model to generate revenue as subscribers cancel.
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Microsoft
SAS Viya on Microsoft Azure to deliver 204% return - study
May 2022
The Forrester Total Economic Impact study finds SAS Viya on Microsoft Azure brings a 204% return on investment over three years.
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Artificial Intelligence
Chartis names SAS a Leader in anti-money laundering
April 2022
Chartis has named SAS a category leader in trade-based anti-money laundering (TBAML) for its broad end-to-end automation and deep risk analytics capabilities.
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Cloud
SAS and Zencos to crack down on financial crime in Australia
December 2021
Global leader in data, analytics, and AI, SAS, has extended its partnership with US-based financial crimes and data consulting firm, Zencos, to the Australian market.
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SAS
Amid the Great Resignation, curiosity is an important skill for employees, according to new SAS study
December 2021
While curiosity can address critical business challenges, many organisations struggle to develop and harness this skill.
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Cloud
SAS unlocks future of CX with real-time data capabilities
September 2021
The SAS CDP is designed to help brands collect, analyse and activate first-party data in real time, embedding insights into customer-facing systems to create value in consumer engagement and business models.
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Cloud
SAS announced leader in enterprise fraud management
August 2021
Analytics and AI company SAS has been announced as the leader in The Forrester Wave: Enterprise Fraud Management, Q3 2021. 
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Anti-money laundering
Financial institutions turn to AI and ML to aid anti-money laundering efforts
August 2021
A third of financial institutions are accelerating their artificial intelligence and machine learning adoption for anti-money laundering technology in response to COVID-19, a new report finds.
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IPO
SAS plans to launch IPO by 2024 following 45 years of profitability
August 2021
According to SAS, it has now achieved the three key criteria required for IPO readiness: financial strength, brand equity, and market leadership.
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Cloud
Synology launches new SAS drives for enterprise customers
July 2021
Synology has launched its HAS5300 SAS enterprise hard drives, designed to meet growing demand for high-capacity, high-performance, and resilient storage systems.
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Digital Transformation
SAS expands support for AWS and Google Cloud
May 2021
SAS has expanded support for additional cloud providers, as the demand for public cloud deployments of big data and analytics software grows.
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Education
SAS & Malala Fund predict impact of climate change on girls' education
April 2021
Malala Fund will use these findings to encourage leaders at the 2021 UN Climate Change Conference and beyond to take action.
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Artificial Intelligence
Interview: SAS outlines the seven AI-based trends you'll see in 2021
April 2021
Artificial intelligence has, let's face it, been the subject of much hype, of experimentation, and in some cases, pipe dreams.