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  • "$10,000 per annum for an enterprise license."
  • "The cost of the solution can be expensive. There is an additional cost for users."
  • "Visual Analytics is expensive for a small company like mine. You also need to deploy it on a server or cloud, so you pay for the license as well as the cost of the cloud or the server that you will deploy on."
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    It's quite easy to learn and to progress with SAS from an end-user perspective.
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    Customers do have to pay for a license, as well as for Enterprise Guide, Data Integrations Studio, and so on. I do not recall any project without paying for some sort of SAS solution unless you are… more »
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    SAS BI
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    SAS Business Intelligence package offers business owners an all-in-one tool for data analysis. It is mainly comprised of analytics software that can handle all of the statistical analysis that a company requires. Functions include mining and managing to fetching important information from a variety of sources and even adapting that information, all for the purpose of analyzing the data for future use.

    The SAS Business Intelligence software allows users to handle, understand, and analyze their data in both past and present fields, as well as influence vital factors for future changes. Users can also create and publish reports based on their findings so that others in their field can share the information and input suggestions. The graphic presentation is another benefit that many businesses find useful when presenting their findings to others.

    WPS is used in production on a huge range of systems at sites around the world. Thousands of analysts are using WPS in their daily data processing and analysis tasks, and thousands more rely on the heavy-lifting ability of WPS overnight and scheduled processing to deliver the information they require. Customers are able to choose to run WPS software on IBM z/OS Mainframes, servers and workstations running UNIX, Linux, Solaris, AIX, macOS and the full range of Microsoft Windows operating systems to fit in with existing or planned infrastructure.

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    Sample Customers
    Staples, Ausgrid, Scotiabank, the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Oklahoma Gas & Electric, Xcel Energy, and Triad Analytics Solutions.
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    Top Industries
    Insurance Company17%
    Financial Services Firm17%
    Transportation Company8%
    Computer Software Company25%
    Comms Service Provider15%
    Financial Services Firm10%
    Computer Software Company24%
    Financial Services Firm18%
    Comms Service Provider13%
    Insurance Company7%
    Company Size
    Small Business30%
    Midsize Enterprise22%
    Large Enterprise48%
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    SAS Visual Analytics is ranked 9th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 5 reviews while WPS Analytics is ranked 26th in Data Science Platforms. SAS Visual Analytics is rated 7.6, while WPS Analytics is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of SAS Visual Analytics writes "Easy to learn and use with good scalability potential". On the other hand, SAS Visual Analytics is most compared with Tableau, Databricks, Microsoft BI, Qlik Sense and Dataiku Data Science Studio, whereas WPS Analytics is most compared with Alteryx, SAS Visual Data Mining and Machine Learning and Databricks.

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