Keith Collins
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Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer

Keith is responsible for leading the Research and Development, Information Services and Technical Support Divisions at SAS. He fosters close working relationships with marketing and sales to ensure that SAS technologies are aligned with customer needs and market demand. He has been instrumental in leading SAS’ evolution as a provider of industry-specific solutions that deliver the benefits of powerful analytic technologies into the hands of users.

A graduate of North Carolina State University in computer science, Keith is a devoted supporter of the university. He is the founding member of the strategic advisory board of the department of computer science.

Recent Posts

60 students and everyone is learning? Only with the Hour of Code

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The top five SAS R&D priorities for 2011

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Let’s apply quality control to our information flow

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