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 25 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 and SAS Viya development
  • SAS server maintenance and platform administration. SAS 9 and SAS Viya
  • SAS installation, configuration and migration
  • SAS Visual Investigator
  • Specialist technical advice for SAS infrastructure.


New Zealand and Australia:

  • Government sector
  • Insurance
  • Telecommunications
  • Health sector
  • Education
  • Banking
  • Energy sector
  • SAS New Zealand and Australia - training, installation and configuration services.

Recent Projects

  • SAS Viya 4 version upgrade
  • SAS Viya 4 installation into Azure Kubernetes
  • SAS 9 to SAS Viya migrations
  • Data extraction using government web APIs
  • SAS Viya and 9.x infrastructure platform administration and infrastructure maintenance
  • SAS Viya APIs
  • Python development
  • SAS9.4 and Viya Installation and configuration:
    • Azure and Amazon Web Services Cloud installations
    • Various multi machine, multi environment installations
  • Instructing many SAS 9 and Viya training courses for SAS New Zealand and Australia.


  • Visual Analytics Data Loading techniques - 1/2 day Seminar
  • Invited speaker - SAS Global Forum, Washington DC

Certifications verify

  • SAS Certified Associate: Programming Fundamentals Using SAS Viya 4
  • SAS Certified Specialist: Intermediate Programming Using SAS Viya 4
  • SAS Certified Visual Analytics Deployment Specialist
  • SAS Certified Visual Analytics Technical Specialist for SAS 9
  • SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9
  • SAS Certified Advanced Programming 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
  • SAS Certified Architecture and Design Specialist for SAS Grid Manager

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