20 Most Promising SAS Solution Providers 2016: CIOReviewThe impact of technological innovations like big data, analytics, cloud, business intelligence, amongst others have helped in changing the complete philosophy of the ways an organization functions today. A huge amount of data from various sources and systems is readily available at the modern companys disposal. The challenge lies in analyzing this large amount of data. SAS with its software suite empowers firms with the power of advanced analytics, multivariate analysis, business intelligence, data management, and predictive analytics. The technology provides the development and execution of architectures, policies, practices, and procedures in order to manage the information lifecycle needs of an enterprise. It caters a technology driven process for analyzing data and presenting actionable information to help business managers and end users alike to make more informed business decisions. The powerful predictive analytics platform fulfills the requirements of examining raw data with the purpose of drawing conclusions about that info. In the last few months the CIOReview team has looked through scores of solution providers who primarily serve the SAS space, and has shortlisted the ones that are at the forefront of tackling challenges faced in the industry. In our selection, we looked at the vendors capabilities to fulfill the burning needs of the space with their cost effective and flexible solutionsadding value to SAS solution suite. We present to yo CIO Reviews 20 Most Promising SAS Solution Providers 2016.