Introducing the SPROCKET Runtime for PySpark

“All the performance and freedom of the industry standard open-source PySpark and Databricks platforms, combined with the power & flexibility of the SAS language”

A Familiar Friend: The SPROCKET Libraries & Database Access Engines

Fast track your analytics with a simplified way to your data sources, just like SAS libraries. With SPROCKET Runtime, no more messing about with data paths & JDBC connectors, get access to all your data in a single line of code. Simply register a library and get all the data at your fingertips.

Paint The Data Your Way With Custom Formats / Informats

Leverage the power & simplicity of Formats & Informats to transform your data. This feature of the SAS language is available in to be used in the PySpark DataFrame and SPROCKET RIPL API’s

Datastep Lovers Meet RIPL (Row Iterative Processing Language)

The flexibility of the SAS datastep language is now available as a PySpark API. Want to use by-group processing and retained columns, no problem. Do loops, and arrays, you got it! All the features you know and love, but with the ease of Python and the performance and scability of PySpark.

Wrap Your Code Up & Make It Pretty With SPROCKET Macros

Macro variables are a powerful feature in the SAS language, but fear not, you can use those in PySpark as well. We’ll show you how to leverage this powerful feature in your PySpark code to make it more flexible.

Super Easy.

The SPROCKET Runtime is the best way to learn & transition to modern analytics. Super charge productivity with simple, powerful APIs.

Super Fast.

Modernize In Style

SPROCKET Brings SAS’ Best Features To PySpark

Still a fan of the SAS language? We are too! But the 60 year old programming language, designed in the days of punch cards is just not what it used to be.

Modern analytics demands the productivity, performance, scalability and features of the industry standard Python and PySpark. SPROCKET lets you use all the most powerful SAS concepts you’re used to, but without the quirks of a language designed before personal computers or the internet.

Simple SaaS Packages

Lite

Package Designed For Small Teams
Per User Fee
Libraries, Custom Formats, Macro Variables, Filerefs And More
Up to 3 Access Engines
Email Support

PySpark For SAS Dev's Couldn't Be Easier

Pro

Complete Package For Enterprises
Per User Fee
     Access To All Modules – Including The Popular RIPL   API   
Unlimited Access Engines
Email + Telephone Support

Experience The Power And Simplicy Of RIPL

Pro Unlimited

Enterprises Transitioning From SAS
Flat Fee – Unlimited Users
Access To All modules And Features Including  Source Code
Unlimited Access Engines
+ Conv. 25K Lines SAS ETL

Learn PySpark With Your Own Example Code