FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 14, 2019 – Ottawa, Canada: After an extensive evaluation, TransUnion has selected WiseWithData to migrate over 2,000 critical SAS based business processes (over 400,000 lines of SAS code) to PySpark using its SPROCKET automated solution. The transformational project will involve migrating ETL code.
“It’s thrilling to put SPROCKET through its most extensive use yet. With a complete evaluation and validation of our incredible technology, TransUnion can be confident in our ability to deliver. “
Ian J. Ghent – President – WiseWithData
Founded in 2015, WiseWithData are leading experts in Apache Spark and Cloud migrations of legacy SAS based analytics. The SPROCKET Migration Solution is the world’s only solution that converts SAS code to highly optimized native PySpark Dataframe API output with over 95% automation. Converted to PySpark, the code is able to be run on-premise or in all supporting Cloud platforms including Databricks, AWS, Azure and GCP.
SPROCKET is fast, simple and accurate. Tailored for Enterprises and offered as a Conversion-as-a-Service, SPROCKET provides a seamless solution for migrating SAS based ETL and analytics jobs into the world’s most advanced analytics technologies. SPROCKET dramatically accelerates an otherwise intensive and error prone manual “brute force” process. Manually converting SAS code into production ready code could take months or even years to accomplish. SPROCKET maintains the original structure and workflow the SAS process, while simplifying testing & knowledge transfer.
TransUnion is an American consumer credit reporting agency. TransUnion collects and aggregates information on over one billion individual consumers in over thirty countries including “200 million files profiling nearly every credit-active consumer in the United States”. With revenues exceeding $2.5B USD, it ranks amongst the largest credit reporting agencies in the world.