SAS® Viya™, an innovative, open analytics platform, designed for any analytical challenge, was the winner in the Business Analytics category in the 2016 Technology Innovation awards by Ventana Research.
The annual Ventana Research award programme selects pioneering technology providers for significant technology contributions that demonstrate the potential to advance positive technology changes and increase value for organisations around the globe.
“Our research shows that usability is consistently the most important vendor and technology consideration when evaluating software purchases,” said David Menninger, Senior Vice President and Research Director at Ventana Research. “SAS Viya was selected as an award winner because it provides an innovative, easy-to-use interface across a variety of business analytic functions including visualisation, interactive discovery and advanced analytics.”
SAS was among the vendors chosen for the innovation awards in 30 distinct and diverse enterprise software categories.