Filament Limited
PO Box 9472
Marion Square
Wellington 6141
New Zealand

Contact details

Software Consulting Services for the Asia-Pacific Region

Filament Limited has a focus on providing SAS Software related consulting services in New Zealand, Australia and Asia.

Principal consultant - Mark Bodt has been working with a wide range of SAS Software technologies for over 20 years and has further strengths in Internet technologies and training.

Past projects include SAS software and Internet applications for diverse industry sectors in New Zealand, Australia and Europe.


  • All aspects of SAS 9.4 and 9.3 BI development including SAS Visual Analytics
  • SAS server maintenance and platform administration
  • SAS installation, configuration and migration
  • SAS programming
  • SAS 9 infrastructure specialist technical advice.


  • Government sector - various (Wellington, New Zealand)
  • Insurance - various (Auckland, Wellington, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth)
  • Telecommunications (Auckland, New Zealand)
  • Health sector (Wellington, New Zealand)
  • Education (Perth, Wellington)
  • Banking (Wellington, Melbourne)
  • Energy sector (Wellington & Christchurch New Zealand)
  • SAS New Zealand and Australia - training, installation and configuration services (Auckland, Wellington, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane).

Recent Projects

  • SAS9.4 Installation and configuration - various:
    • 2 machine Visual Statistics, Visual Analytics and Office Analytics
    • 6 machine, 3 levs EBI, DI and Visual Analytics with single signon
    • 5 machine, 3 levs EBI, EM and Strategy Management with TLS and AES encryption
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise BI Installation
    • SUSE Linux Visual Analytics 6.2
    • Various Red Hat Enterprise Linux Visual Analytics 6.2, 6.3, 6.4 and 7.1 with/without TLS(SSL)
  • Visual Analytics - Star schema data loading
  • Migration of SAS Money Laundering Detection (SAS MLD) server
  • SAS BI consultancy - Visual Analytics, Web Report Studio, Portal, BI Dashboards, Information Maps, OLAP Cubes, Stored Processes
  • SAS APM - Audit and Performance Measurement installation and configuration
  • Migrations - various including bitness changes
  • SAS metadata security implementation, Active Directory interfacing
  • SAS infrastructure platform administration and infrastructure maintenance
  • Instructing numerous training courses for SAS New Zealand and Australia.


  • Invited speaker - SAS Global Forum 2014 Washington DC
  • SAS Grid Installation - Knoware Lunch 2014


  • SAS Certified Visual Anayltics Techincal Specialist for SAS 9
  • SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9
  • SAS Certified BI Content Developer for SAS 9
  • SAS Certified Platform Administrator for SAS 9
  • SAS Certified Platform Migration Specialist for SAS 9.2
  • SAS Certified Platform Migration Specialist for SAS 9.3
  • SAS Certified Architecture and Design Specialist for SAS Grid Manager

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