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What DS2 can do for the DATA step

July 16, 2018
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The Base SAS DATA step has been a powerful tool for many years for SAS programmers. But as data sets grow and programmers work with massively parallel processing (MPP) computing environments such as Teradata, Hadoop or the SAS High-Performance Analytic...
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When a variable is not a variable

April 23, 2018
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SAS variables are variables in the statistics sense, not the computer programming sense. SAS has what many computer languages call “variables,” it just calls them “macro variables.” Knowing the difference between SAS variables and SAS macro variables...
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Jedi @ SASGF: Working with Big Data in SAS

April 9, 2018
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The SAS Jedi Mark Jordan presents his SAS Global Forum 2018 paper "Working with Big Data in SAS" The post Jedi @ SASGF: Working with Big Data in SAS appeared first on SAS Learning Post.
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The Best Job in America

April 5, 2018
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According to Glassdoor, data scientist tops the list of the 50 Best Jobs in America. The rankings are determined by combining three factors: number of job openings, salary and overall job satisfaction rating. With a median base salary of $110,000, an a...
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SAS introduces the blended classroom

March 23, 2018
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We all have different learning styles. Some learn best by seeing and doing; others by listening to lectures in a traditional classroom; still others simply by diving in and asking questions along the way. Traditional face-to-face classroom instruction,...
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You know the value of your SAS Certification; does the rest of the world?

February 6, 2018
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In an earlier blog, I asked you to participate in CertMag/GoCertify’s Annual IT Salary survey. The response was fantastic and I’m happy to report that we made the list of the Top 75 IT certifications out of more than 900. This marks the first time SAS ...
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Jedi SAS Tricks: Pattern Search in DS2

December 5, 2017
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Finding a pattern like a phone number or national ID number embedded in text can be difficult and time consuming. The traditional DATA step has a family of functions (collectively referred to as PRX functions) that allow using Perl regular expressions ...
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Learn SAS from wherever you are: Live Web classes go global

August 28, 2017
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My daughter is a junior in high school, and for almost every semester she’s taken an online course as part of her studies. This semester she’s taking Spanish 3, an advanced level course where every word of instruction is spoken in Spanish. Each morning she joins the class from our

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