What does SAS mean?

In Software Science...

SAS means Statistical Analysis Software

It is an integrated system of software products provided by SAS Institute Inc. that enables programmers to perform:

  • data entry, retrieval, management, and mining
  • report writing and graphics
  • statistical analysis
  • business planning, forecasting, and decision support
  • operations research and project management
  • quality improvement
  • applications development
  • data warehousing (extract, transform, load)
  • platform independent and remote computing