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New Software Offerings Introduced in SAS 9.2

SAS® Data Surveyor for Clickstream Data

SAS Data Surveyor for Clickstream Data automates the extraction of useful information from large volumes of clickstream data collected in Web logs. It includes templates for common process flows that are used to cleanse and enrich the data. You can customize the template jobs for your own Web logs and outputs.

SAS® Data Surveyor for

SAS 9.2 includes a new data surveyor that gives you access to data from customer relationship management (CRM) software. This data surveyor is provided through a partnership with Composite Software. The new Composite Software functionality is also incorporated into data surveyors for other CRM and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems including PeopleSoft, Oracle Applications, and Siebel.

In previous releases, SAS integrated data from these systems by accessing the underlying database with SAS/ACCESS software. The new data surveyors in this release use the vendor API and certified interfaces, and they comply with the security of the application.

SAS® Scoring Accelerator for Teradata

SAS Scoring Accelerator for Teradata enables you to translate scoring models created in SAS Enterprise Miner into functions that are executed directly within the Teradata Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW). This product enhances the performance of model scoring, resulting in faster processing of analytic models.