SAS Publishing and SAS Global Forum: A Perfect Pair

Many of you have heard about my move to SAS Publishing. I’ll miss being the editor of the SAS Tech Report, but I look forward to my work in the Publishing division. My first real experience with authors and our books will be at SAS Global Forum....
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The Road to San Antonio

February 26, 2008
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I am not referring to the NCAA Men's Final Four, but to SAS Global Forum 2008. I know that I have to clarify that statement because I live in North Carolina; smack dab in the middle of University of North Carolina, Duke University, and North Caro...
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Talk Amongst Yourselves; Two New Discussion Forums Arrive

February 13, 2008
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I am happy to announce two new SAS Discussion Forums available on support.sas.com. You have been asking for forums that address basic functionality and more general topics. We hope these new forums address your requests: SAS Macro Facility and O...
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The End of a SAS Tech Report Era Approaches

February 11, 2008
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The February SAS Tech Report has been put to bed and is ready for distribution. Nothing special there; the Tech Report is distributed the second Tuesday of every month. But this one is special. It will be the last Tech Report with Shelley Sessom...
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SAS LanguageService and You

February 7, 2008
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SAS LanguageService and You

For those of us who work with SAS LanguageService on a regular basis, it is frustrating. The entire SAS COM interface is very poorly documented and is light on functionality. It gets better over time but it would be much nicer to have a .NET interface ...
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Emergency Banner for Notification

February 5, 2008
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I work out of SAS' world headquarters in North Carolina, where the predicted temperature for today is 74 degrees Fahrenheit. For the record, days in the 70s are not usual for February. So what does our weather have to do with an emergency banner?...
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Is this hard, or is it just me?

January 15, 2008
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I'm an outgoing person. Those of you who have met me at a user group meeting know that I love to talk to people, but I find talking to cyberspace really difficult. It gives me writers block like you can't imagine. Once I realize that anybody in the world could read...
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SAS and LINQ – Part 1

December 7, 2007
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SAS and LINQ – Part 1

So, I am just getting my feet wet with LINQ, the new integrated query language within .NET. There are loads of articles on LINQ elsewhere. What I want to do is to illustrate LINQ with SAS and this is my starting point.Look at the following code:using S...
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Demarcation

November 26, 2007
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Demarcation

Good systems practice is to have demarcations between systems layers. This involves separation of the following layers (at a minimum):ApplicationBusiness logicData accessDataSAS programmers though tend to muddle all together:libname indata ...;
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