April 8, 2012
-- SAS, the leading provider of business analytics software and services, recently hosted an exclusive seminar focusing on the significance of ‘IT Resource Management’ in Riyadh. The event focused on the growing demand to optimize IT resource capacity and enhance performance across enterprises. During the event, Marcel Yammine, Country Sales Manager, SAS Saudi Arabia and Ronnie Van Der Merwe, Product Specialist, SAS South Africa, gave talks and presentations on how IT organizations today can gain credibility with the business and comply with budget demands to deliver IT services and resources in a predictable and timely manner.
According to SAS, today’s IT organizations have demonstrated an understanding of the need for visibility, availability and the efficiency of the performance of IT resources to measure and know its value. The company has further noted that the ability to innovate has become a key factor in defining the success for many companies and organizations. In line with this, IT organizations play the crucial role in the move towards adopting innovation—making sure that the services they deliver are done in a credible manner, coupled with the ability to predict the resources needed to address the growing demands of their businesses.
“The seminar we hosted has helped today’s companies and organizations gain better understanding of how to fully utilize their IT resources,” said Marcel Yammine. “The presentations given by our industry experts will help businesses make faster and better informed decisions by showing them how to align IT with their business. We have also shared how to dynamically size their IT infrastructure and help them drive in a reduction in IT costs while at the same time maximizing the use of resources.”
SAS, the leader in business intelligence and analytical software and services, has delivered proven solutions that have helped drive innovation and improve performance to customers located at over 50,000 sites around the world. Established in 1976, SAS has recorded consistent revenue growth and an unwavering dedication to helping customers make better, fact-based decisions. The success of the company is reflected in its presence in our everyday lives; from the roads we travel, mortgage loans we purchase to the brand of cereal you eat and the mobile phone plan you select. SAS has helped organizations across all industries realize the full potential of their greatest asset: data. The company has made major strides in the move to transform data about customers, performance, financials and more into key information and predictive insight that lays the groundwork for solid and coherent decisions. That’s why SAS is used at more than 50,000 sites in over 100 countries, including 93 of the top 100 companies on the 2010 FORTUNE Global 500® list. Empowerment is the key to success and SAS has given its customers the ultimate advantage -THE POWER TO KNOW®.
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