Better Decision Making Through Faster Analytics
SAS 9.2 offers SAS customers one of the biggest leaps forward in many years. Businesses will benefit from a host of new features and capabilities, including enhanced data integration, improved OLAP storage, enhanced management tools and more than 100 new analytic and reporting capabilities. These improvements can help decision makers increase productivity and address specific problems with greater precision and insight. They also help to simplify deployment and reduce operational costs. The Intel® Xeon® processor 5500 series multiplies the value of these software enhancements by boosting performance up to 2.68x compared with previous-generation systems and software. These intelligent processors adapt automatically to workloads to reduce energy consumption across a broad range of business applications. A number of key advancements make them ideal for demanding SAS workloads.