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SAS is a software suite used for advanced analytics, business intelligence, data management, and predictive analytics. It provides tools for tasks such as data entry, retrieval and management; report writing and graphics design; statistical and mathematical analysis; business forecasting; operations research and project management. SAS offers both a graphical interface (SAS Enterprise Guide) that supports non-programmer users in generating code through pre-built task flows or script generation from menu-driven options, as well as its original programming language - Base SAS.