01-30-2018 07:01 AM
Its not, SAS is a validated piece of software, accepted by autorities as such, plus there is a large user base. R is open source software with lots of user made packages. Python is a different programming language altogether. When writing a question try to be specific, what do you want to do, what software best fist your scenario etc. One thing is not better than another, only different.
01-30-2018 07:09 AM
02-06-2018 12:36 PM
Dedicated support, a strong user base, verified modules rather than packages from random people off the street, and it can handle big data without having to change your algorithms or processes (90% of the time).