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

[caption id=“attachment_92” align=“alignleft” width=“165” caption=“I love ya, SAS! “][/caption] 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 making a product, WPS, which is an alternative implementation of the SAS base language.