Dulles Research LLC Licenses Carolina to Discover Financial Services

RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dulles Research LLC, developer of Carolina™, the first SAS®-to-Java conversion solution, announced that Discover Financial Services® has licensed Carolina for production implementation.

Carolina converts Base SAS® programs to Java which can be deployed in any Java Runtime Environment Version 5.0 or higher. Business applications include analytics, modeling, scoring, and data manipulation. The product also provides integration with web services, Business Rule Management Systems (BRMS), and other enterprise decision management tools.

Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Carolina is a portfolio of applications that converts several products from SAS Institute Inc., the global leader in enterprise analytics. By exploiting the portability, openness, and performance attributes of Java, Carolina opens new doors for SAS development and deployment at substantially lower cost. Carolina converts SAS code to Java, which in turn may be compiled and executed in any Java Runtime Environment 5 or higher. Carolina enables large organizations to lower their SAS infrastructure costs, improve runtime performance and enhance SAS program integration – all without diminishing analytic productivity and efficiency.

SAS® and all other SAS® Institute Inc. product or service names are registered trademarks of SAS® Institute Inc. in the USA and other countries. Dulles Research LLC and DullesOpen.com have no relationship with SAS Institute Inc.