SAS® Enterprise Miner

Streamline the data mining process and create predictive and descriptive models based on analytics. SAS Enterprise Miner helps you analyze complex data, discover patterns and build models so you can more easily detect fraud, anticipate resource demands and minimize customer attrition.

 

 

The most recent release is SAS Enterprise Miner 15.2.

What's New

Java Web Start is not supported for SAS Enterprise Miner 15.2. A new client download page can be used in place of Java Web Start.

SAS Enterprise Miner Key Features

Intuitive interfaces

  • Interactive GUI for building process flow diagrams
  • Batch processing code for scheduling large modeling and scoring jobs
     

Data preparation, summarization, and exploration

  • Access to and integration of structured and unstructured data sources
  • Outlier filtering
  • Data sampling and partitioning
  • File import from various sources
  • Tools for merging and appending
  • Easy-to-use Graph wizard and Graph Explore node
  • Segment profile plots
  • Data transformations
  • Interactive variable binning
  • Data replacement
  • Time series data preparation
  • Rules Builder node for creating ad hoc data-driven rules and policies
  • Market basket analysis
  • Sequence and web path analysis
  • Link analysis

Dimension-reduction techniques

  • Unsupervised and supervised variable selection
  • LAR (least angle regression) variable selection\
  • Variable clustering
  • Principal component analysis
  • Time series dimension reduction

Predictive modeling and machine learning

  • Clustering
  • Self-organizing maps
  • Linear and logistic regression
  • Decision trees
  • Gradient boosting
  • Neural networks
  • Partial least squares regression
  • Two-stage modeling
  • Memory-based reasoning
  • Model ensembles, including bagging and boosting
  • Time series data mining
  • Survival analysis
  • Incremental response (net lift) models
     

Open-source integration node enables you to:

  • Write code in the R language inside SAS Enterprise Miner
  • Use SAS Enterprise Miner data and metadata in your R code and return R results to SAS Enterprise Miner
  • Perform model comparison and generate SAS score code for supported models
     

Select set of high-performance nodes

  • HP Data Partition
  • HP Explore
  • HP Transform
  • HP Impute
  • HP Variable Selection
  • HP Principal Components
  • HP Cluster
  • HP BN Classifier
  • HP Regression
  • HP Neural
  • HP Forest
  • HP Tree
  • HP GLM
  • HP SVM

Fast, easy, and self-sufficient way for business users to generate models

  • SAS® Rapid Predictive Modeler automatically generates predictive models for a variety of business problems and produces concise reports (including variable importance charts, lift charts, ROC charts, and model scorecards) for easy consumption and review
  • Business analysts and subject-matter experts work from SAS® Enterprise Guide® or SAS® Add-In for Microsoft Office (Excel only)
  • Models can be opened, augmented, and modified in SAS Enterprise Miner
     

Model comparisons, reporting, and management

  • Assessment features for comparing multiple models by using lift curves, statistical diagnostics, and ROI metrics
  • The innovative Cutoff node to determine probability cutoff points for binary targets
  • Report creation and distribution
  • Group processing for multiple targets and segments
  • Interactive environment for comparing competing models and assessing the importance of key input variables on the predicted response times
  • Integrated environment provided by the Register Model node for registering models into the SAS® Metadata Server
  • Models that are developed with SAS code can also be registered into the SAS Metadata Server by using a SAS macro

Automated scoring process

  • Interactive scoring in a variety of real-time or batch environments
  • Automatic generation of score code in SAS, C, Java, and PMML
  • Creation of the code needed to score models directly inside Aster, EMC Pivotal (previously Greenplum), IBM DB2, IBM Netezza, Oracle, and Teradata databases with SAS® Scoring Accelerator
  • Integration of SAS Enterprise Miner training and scoring processes directly into other SAS solutions

Open, extensible design

  • Extension nodes for easily adding tools and personalized SAS code
  • Interactive editor features for training and score code in the SAS Code node
  • Integration of text mining for analysis of both structured and unstructured data
  • Incorporation of time series, web paths, and association rules as additional input variables into the model development process

Scalable processing

  • Both the Java client and the SAS server architecture scale from single-user solutions to large-enterprise solutions
  • Server-based processing and storage
  • Grid computing, in-database, and in-memory processing options
  • Asynchronous model building
  • Ability to stop processing cleanly
  • Parallel processing

Get Started

Ready to create models from your data? These resources are a good place to start.

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Tutorials

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Learn how to use the open source integration node to run R code in SAS Enterprise Miner to build models.


Advanced Tutorials

Expand your SAS Enterprise Miner skill set with next-level tutorials.

Tune Random Forests and Support Vector Machines (video, 20:36)

Learn how to tune your random forest and support vector machine algorithms to train high quality models.

 


How-To Videos

Documentation

Find user's guides and other technical documentation for SAS Enterprise Miner.


SAS Enterprise Miner 15.2

SAS Enterprise Miner 15.2 High-Performance Data Mining

 


Previous Versions

15.X

14.X

SAS Enterprise Miner 14.3

SAS Enterprise Miner 14.3 High-Performance Data Mining

SAS Enterprise Miner 14.2

  • Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 14.2 PDF | HTML
  • Example Data for Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 14.2 ZIP
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 14.2: Administration and Configuration PDF | HTML
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 14.2: Reference Help PDF
  • Developing Credit Scorecards Using Credit Scoring for SAS Enterprise Miner PDF | HTML
  • Data Mining using SAS Enterprise Miner: A Case Study Approach PDF | HTML
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 6, 7, 12, 13, and 14: C and Java Score Code Basics PDF
  • System Requirements--SAS Enterprise Miner 14.2 HTML
  • System Requirements--Credit Scoring for SAS Enterprise Miner 14.2 HTML

SAS Enterprise Miner 14.2 High-Performance Data Mining

SAS Enterprise Miner 14.1

  • Video Tutorial Series: Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner (six episodes)
  • Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 14.1 PDF | HTML
  • Example Data for Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 14.1 ZIP
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 14.1: Administration and Configuration PDF | HTML
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 14.1: Reference Help PDF
  • Developing Credit Scorecards Using Credit Scoring for SAS Enterprise Miner PDF | HTML
  • Data Mining using SAS Enterprise Miner: A Case Study Approach PDF | HTML
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 6, 7, 12, 13, and 14: C and Java Score Code Basics PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 14.1 Extension Nodes Developer's Guide PDF | HTML

SAS Enterprise Miner 14.1 High-Performance Data Mining

  • SAS Enterprise Miner 14.1: High-Performance Procedures PDF

13.X

SAS Enterprise Miner 13.2

SAS Enterprise Miner 13.2 High-Performance Data Mining

  • SAS Enterprise Miner 13.2: High-Performance Procedures PDF
  • Running SAS Enterprise Miner 13.2 High-Performance Procedures in Alongside Mode Using SASHDAT Data PDF

SAS Enterprise Miner 13.1

  • Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 13.1 PDF | HTML
  • Example Data for Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 13.1 ZIP
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 13.1: Administration and Configuration PDF | HTML
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 13.1: Reference Help PDF
  • Developing Credit Scorecards Using Credit Scoring for SAS Enterprise Miner PDF | HTML
  • Data Mining using SAS Enterprise Miner: A Case Study Approach PDF | HTML
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 6, 7, 12, and 13: C and Java Score Code Basics PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 13.1 Extension Nodes Developer's Guide PDF | HTML

SAS Enterprise Miner 13.1 High-Performance Data Mining

  • SAS Enterprise Miner 13.1: High-Performance Procedures PDF
  • Running SAS Enterprise Miner 13.1 High-Performance Procedures in Alongside Mode Using SASHDAT Data PDF

12.X

SAS Enterprise Miner 12.3

  • Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 12.3 PDF | HTML
  • Example Data for Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 12.3 ZIP
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 12.3: Administration and Configuration, Second Edition PDF | HTML
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 12.3: Reference Help PDF
  • Data Mining using SAS Enterprise Miner: A Case Study Approach PDF | HTML

SAS Enterprise Miner 12.3 High-Performance Data Mining

  • SAS Enterprise Miner High-Performance Data Mining Node Reference for SAS 9.4 PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 12.3: High-Performance Procedures PDF

SAS Enterprise Miner 12.1

  • What's New in SAS Enterprise Miner 12.1 PDF
  • Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 12.1 PDF | HTML
  • Example Data for Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 12.1 ZIP
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 12.1: Administration and Configuration PDF | HTML
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 12.1: Reference Help, Second Edition PDF
  • Data Mining using SAS Enterprise Miner: A Case Study Approach PDF | HTML
  • Developing Credit Scorecards Using Credit Scoring for SAS Enterprise Miner 12.1 PDF | HTML
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 6, 7, and 12: C and Java Score Code Basics PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 12.1 Extension Nodes Developer's Guide PDF | HTML

SAS Enterprise Miner 12.1 High-Performance Data Mining

  • SAS Enterprise Miner High-Performance Data Mining Node Reference for SAS 9.3, Third Edition PDF
  • Running SAS Enterprise Miner 12.1 High-Performance Procedures in Alongside Mode Using SASHDAT Data PDF

7.1

SAS Enterprise Miner 7.1

  • What's New in SAS Enterprise Miner 7.1 HTML
  • Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 7.1 PDF | HTML
  • Example Data for Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 7.1 ZIP
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 7.1: Administration and Configuration, Second Edition PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 7.1: Reference Help, Second Edition PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 7.1 Extension Nodes Developer's Guide PDF | HTML

SAS Enterprise Miner 7.1 High-Performance Data Mining

  • SAS Enterprise Miner High-Performance Data Mining Procedures and Macro Reference for SAS 9.3 PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner High-Performance Data Mining Node Reference for SAS 9.3 PDF

6.X and earlier

SAS Enterprise Miner 6.2

  • What's New in SAS Enterprise Miner 6.2 HTML
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 6.2: Administrator's Guide PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 6.2: Single-User Installation Guide PDF | HTML

See Also: Enterprise Miner Project File Migration Utility.

SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1 Maintenance 2

  • What's New in SAS Enterprise Miner HTML

SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1

  • What's New in SAS Enterprise Miner HTML
  • Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1 PDF | HTML
  • Example Data for Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1 ZIP
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1 Extension Nodes: Developer's Guide PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1: Migration Guide PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1: C and Java Score Code Basics PDF
  • SAS Standalone Formats for SAS Enterprise Miner C Score Code (SAS Note) HTML

Related Documentation
Installation and post-installation documents that were available with SAS Enterprise Miner 5.3 are no longer necessary for SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1 because SAS 9.2 uses the SAS Deployment Wizard for installation and configuration of SAS products, as described in the first guide below.

  • SAS 9.2 Intelligence Platform: Installation and Configuration Guide PDF | HTML
  • Administrator's Guide for SAS Analytics Platform 1.5 PDF
  • Enterprise Miner 6.1: Single-User Installation Guide PDF | HTML
  • The Next Generation: SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1 PDF
  • Opening SAS Enterprise Miner 4.x and SAS Enterprise Miner 5.3 Projects in SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1 HTML

See Also: SAS Analytics Platform.

SAS Enterprise Miner 5.3

  • What's New in SAS Enterprise Miner HTML
  • Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 5.3 PDF | HTML
  • Source Data for Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 5.3 ZIP
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 5.3 Extension Nodes Developer's Guide PDF
  • SAS Enterprise Miner 5.3: C and Java Score Code Basics PDF
  • "Administering SAS Data Integration Studio" in SAS 9.2 Intelligence Platform: Desktop Application Administration Guide PDF | HTML

Related Documentation

  • Administrator's Guide for SAS Analytics Platform 1.4 PDF
  • Installation and Configuration Instructions for SAS Enterprise Miner 5.3 PDF
  • Post-Installation Guide for SAS Enterprise Miner 5.3 PDF
  • Road Map for SAS Enterprise Miner PDF
  • Converting SAS Enterprise Miner 4.x Projects to SAS Enterprise Miner 5.3 Projects HTML
  • Data Mining Using SAS Enterprise Miner: A Case Study Approach, Second Edition PDF

SAS Enterprise Miner 5.2

  • What's New in SAS Enterprise Miner PDF | HTML
  • Enterprise Miner: C and Java Score Code Basics PDF
  • Example data for SAS Enterprise Miner, 5.2 ZIP
  • Getting Started with SAS Enterprise Miner 5.2 PDF

Related Documentation

  • Administrator's Guide for SAS Analytics Platform 1.3 PDF
  • Chapter 5: “Administering the SAS Enterprise Miner” in the SAS 9.1.3 Intelligence Platform Desktop Application Administration Guide PDF
  • Installation and Configuration Instructions: SAS Enterprise Miner 5.2 PDF
  • Road Map for SAS Enterprise Miner PDF

SAS Enterprise Miner 5.1

  • What's New in SAS Enterprise Miner 5.1 HTML
  • Preparing Enterprise Miner 5.1 for Use PDF

SAS Enterprise Miner 4.3 and Before

  • What's New in SAS Enterprise Miner 4.3 HTML
  • Enterprise Miner Software: Changes and Enhancements, Release 4.2 PDF
  • Enterprise Miner Software: Changes and Enhancements, Release 4.1 PDF
  • Enterprise Miner Software: Changes and Enhancements, Release 4.0 PDF

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