TECH BUYER Aug 2018 - IDC Perspective - Doc # EMEA44181018
Highlights from the 2018 European SAS Conference for Industry Analysts
By: Philip CarnelleyAVP, European Software Group, Helena Schwenk, Maggie SlowikSenior Research Analyst, Milan KalalProgram Manager, European Services, Andrea Sangalli, Lorenzo VeronesiResearch Manager, EMEA, Chris PennellResearch Director, IDC Government Insights, Silvia PiaiResearch Director, Europe
This IDC Perspective provides an overview of the key highlights from the annual European SAS Conference for Industry Analysts, which took place in Dubrovnik, Croatia, on May 30-June1. The three-day event featured updates on SAS' product portfolio, strategic direction, and emerging technologies, with a focus on SAS Viya, SAS' stance on IoT, and its newest offering, Results-as-a-Service. It also highlighted solutions for different major industries and the public sector.
"The business analytics marketplace is evolving fast," said Philip Carnelley, AVP, Enterprise Software at IDC Europe. "This conference underscored and clarified the moves SAS is making to ensure it remains relevant for customers of different sizes and across a range of industries in Europe and beyond."
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