Installing SAS Viya Azure virtual machines with a single click

February 1, 2019
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Installing SAS Viya Azure virtual machines with a single click

I don't know about you, but when I read challenges like: Detecting hidden heart failure before it harms an individual Can SAS Viya AI help to digitalize pension management? How to recommend your next adventure based on travel data How to use advanced analytics in building a relevant next best

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Helpful hints and a useful tip for SAS University Edition

January 30, 2019
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Get helpful information on SAS University Edition from SAS Press author Ron Cody. The post Helpful hints and a useful tip for SAS University Edition appeared first on SAS Learning Post.
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Model assessment and selection in machine learning

January 30, 2019
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Model assessment and selection in machine learning

Machine learning differs from classical statistics in the way it assesses and compares competing models. In classical statistics, you use all the data to fit each model. You choose between models by using a statistic (such as AIC, AICC, SBC, ...) that measures both the goodness of fit and the

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SAS Message Log with ODBC: COMMIT performed on connection #

January 28, 2019
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When using SAS to develop high-performance queries against remote SQL databases, it is helpful to see the exact ODBC messages that SAS passes to the driver. Sometimes the implicit SQL poorly translates a query, which can be optimized. To see these mess...
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To Ebook or not to Ebook? That is the Question

January 28, 2019
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SAS Press shares the pros and cons of print and ebooks. The post To Ebook or not to Ebook? That is the Question appeared first on SAS Learning Post.
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Simulate data for a regression model with categorical and continuous variables

January 28, 2019
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Simulate data for a regression model with categorical and continuous variables

This article shows how to use SAS to simulate data that fits a linear regression model that has categorical regressors (also called explanatory or CLASS variables). Simulating data is a useful skill for both researchers and statistical programmers. You can use simulation for answering research questions, but you can also

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Authentication to SAS Viya: a couple of approaches

January 25, 2019
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Authentication to SAS Viya: a couple of approaches

In my blog series regarding SAS REST APIs (you can read all of my posts on this topic here) I outlined how to integrate SAS analytical capabilities into applications. I detailed how to construct REST calls, build body parameters and interpret the responses. I've not yet covered authentication for the

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SAS Press books changed my life story!

January 24, 2019
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Michelle Homes explains how SAS Press books changed her life, and how she donates her books and time to the SAS community whenever she can. The post SAS Press books changed my life story! appeared first on SAS Learning Post.
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Re-creating a Hans Rosling graph animation, with SAS!

January 24, 2019
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As we're approaching the anniversary of Hans Rosling's passing, I fondly remember his spectacular graphical presentations comparing the wealth and health of nations around the world. He certainly raised the bar for data visualization, and his animated ...
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