New forum addresses text and data mining

May 20, 2009
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We're on a roll with discussion forums. We launched yet another customer-requested forum this week; it focuses on data mining and text mining. Mining is all about digging through vast amounts of data to find trends that enable creating predictiv...
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Blogging by SAS Users

May 4, 2009
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I was reading Alison's Friday Fast Links post in the sascom voices blog and was amazed at the growing list of blogs by SAS users. If you are interested in what other SAS users are doing with SAS, be sure to check out the running list of blogs tha...
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Using SAS to call Twitter

May 1, 2009
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Contributed by Richard Foley, Product Manager, SAS Twitter, a microblogging platform, has become all the rage. Companies are using Twitter to inform and market to customers and the world. People use it as a way to keep in touch and let others q...
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SAS goes with sparse matrices

April 30, 2009
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SAS goes with sparse matrices

SAS has introduced experimental procedure HPMIXED (High Performance MIXED) in version 9.2. This is a welcome addition and now SAS could probably solve the problem I encountered lately with a large mixed model described here. I really like R and its com...
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Forums Come and Forums Go

April 29, 2009
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Social media and community experts write tomes full of advice for how to foster conversations with and between your customers. The best advice is "be where they are." In other words, have the conversation in a place where your audience already ha...
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Watching a forum

April 23, 2009
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You can read the forums by visiting support.sas.com/forums, you can subscribe to any or all forums via RSS (look for the orange icon on the page), or you can set a watch that will deliver forum content to you via e-mail. To set a watch, you must ...
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Did you know… that you can search all papers and proceedings

April 14, 2009
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The Proceedings from SUGI 24 forward are available on support.sas.com. You can browse the table of contents for the Proceedings or search the Proceedings collection by visiting the SAS Global Forum site at support.sas.com/events/sasglobalforum/pr...
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Meet Maura Stokes of the Advanced Analytics Department at SAS

April 2, 2009
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Maura Stokes works in the Statistical Applications Department in Advanced Analytics at SAS. Maura is also a member of the review board for support.sas.com. She works hard to provide you the information that you want as well as the statistical fea...
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Did you know … that the SAS Global Forum videos are available?

April 1, 2009
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Once again, Alan Hoffler and Brendan Bailey trolled the halls of SAS Global Forum with a camera and microphone. They interviewed everyone from the SAS Student Scholarship Winner to John Sall, Jim Davis, Dr. Goodnight, and even yours truly. You c...
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