SAS® Forecasting for Desktop

Automatically generate forecasts to plan more efficiently and effectively. SAS Forecasting for Desktop provides productivity gains for smaller scale forecasting tasks. (SAS Forecast Server is recommended for large scale forecasting projects, and SAS Forecast Studio is the client component that provides a graphical interface to the SAS Forecast Server Procedures.)

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Most recent release is SAS Forecasting for Desktop 15.1

What’s New

Here is some of the key functionality in SAS Forecasting for Desktop:

  • Generate models automatically by using models that ship with the product.
  • Create your own forecasting models or combine generated models.
  • Perform top-down, bottom-up, and middle-out hierarchical forecasting.
  • Visually analyze and diagnose time series data.
  • Model the potential effect of events and independent variables.
  • Analyze the effect on forecasts of various future values for the input series.
  • Perform rolling simulations to determine the best model for your data.
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Previous Versions

14.X

SAS Forecasting for Desktop 14.3

SAS Forecasting for Desktop 14.2

  • SAS Forecast Studio 14.2: User's Guide PDF
  • SAS Forecasting for Desktop 14.2: Administrator's Guide PDF
  • System Requirements--SAS Forecasting for Desktop 14.2 HTML

SAS Forecasting for Desktop 14.1

  • SAS Forecast Studio 14.1: User's Guide PDF
  • SAS Forecasting for Desktop 14.1: Administrator's Guide PDF

13.X

SAS Forecasting for Desktop 13.2

  • SAS Forecast Studio 13.2: User's Guide PDF
  • SAS Forecasting for Desktop 13.2: Administrator's Guide PDF

SAS Forecasting for Desktop 13.1

  • SAS Forecast Studio 13.1: User's Guide PDF
  • SAS Forecasting for Desktop 13.1: Administrator's Guide PDF

12.X

SAS Forecasting for Desktop 12.3

  • SAS Forecast Studio 12.3: User's Guide PDF
  • SAS Forecasting for Desktop 12.3: Administrator's Guide PDF

SAS Forecasting for Desktop 12.1

  • SAS Forecast Studio 12.1: User's Guide PDF
  • SAS Forecasting for Desktop 12.1: Administrator's Guide, Second Edition PDF
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