Posts Tagged ‘SAS’

More on Databases for Analytics

Lately I have been struggling for what type of database to use for my analytics work. SQL Server is a really good database but I always get the feeling it was built for stuff other than what I want to do with it. I keep feeling like I am digging post holes with a spade [...]

Second Verse, Same as the First – SAS is the new Insightful

Tibco acquired Insightful last year.  Many folks have reported that S-Plus (the closed source implementation of the S language) was dang near financially killed by the success of R (the open source implementation of the S language).  I may be slow on the update, but today I learned that a company named World Programming is [...]