Posts Tagged ‘ Maps ’

Using Chinese characters as labels on SAS Maps

February 7, 2017
By

Doing business in a global economy, have you ever found yourself wanting to show Chinese (or Korean, or Japanese) labels on a map? If so, then this blog is for you! Before we get started, here is a photo of some Chinese characters to get you into the mood. This

The post Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in SAS | Comments Off on Using Chinese characters as labels on SAS Maps

Something for geeks and nerds to do at Disney World!

January 25, 2017
By

Are you one of those people who get easily bored at amusement parks? Would you like something to do while your friends/family are waiting in line for a ride? Perhaps I have an alternate ides, to keep you busy - survey markers! When surveyors are measuring and marking areas for

The post Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in SAS | Comments Off on Something for geeks and nerds to do at Disney World!

What to do in Orlando, during SAS Global Forum!

January 13, 2017
By

They say "a picture is worth 1000 words" - and I think it might be more like 2000 when it comes to planning out fun/interesting things to do in  a new city! I'm going to the SAS Global Forum (#SASGF) conference in Orlando this year, and I was wondering where

The post Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in SAS | Comments Off on What to do in Orlando, during SAS Global Forum!

Where are different languages spoken?

July 7, 2015
By

As you travel around the world, do you know where English, French, Spanish, and Arabic are spoken? This blog will help you quickly answer that question, with some cool SAS maps! But first, here's a picture of my friend Joy posing beside an interesting sign during one of her international

The post Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in SAS | Comments Off on Where are different languages spoken?

SAS/GRAPH: Intermediate Tricks (a Handbook for the Wizard’s Apprentice)

May 5, 2015
By

Did you ever wish you could master SAS/GRAPH, and create graphs and maps that were customized exactly like you wanted them? Then this free eBook is for you! Probably the most memorable book for me was the Necronomicon in the Army of Darkness movie. How many of you liked that

The post Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in SAS | Comments Off on SAS/GRAPH: Intermediate Tricks (a Handbook for the Wizard’s Apprentice)

Breaking Bad (data) with SAS!

March 5, 2014
By

In the Breaking Bad TV series, Walter White has an impressive lab where he secretly makes the illegal drug methamphetamine (meth). Wouldn't it be cool to use SAS to show the locations of all the clandestine meth labs in the US?!? Let's do it!... In thi...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in SAS | Comments Off on Breaking Bad (data) with SAS!

New U.S. sample data available in SAS 9.4

July 25, 2013
By

In previous versions of SAS, if you wanted to experiment with creating U.S. maps in Proc GMAP, there wasn't any good sample data available.  Unless you had your own data available, you probably ended up using the maps.us x/y points as your DATA= ... w...
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in SAS | Comments Off on New U.S. sample data available in SAS 9.4

Smooth sailing (and smooth lines!) in SAS 9.4 gif graphs

July 9, 2013
By

SAS 9.3 already has smooth (anti-aliased) lines in SAS/GRAPH device=png output, and in SAS 9.4 you will also get smooth lines in your device=gif output (and gif animations)!  Woo-hoo!!! Here are a couple of simple examples to demonstrate: The firs...
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in SAS | Comments Off on Smooth sailing (and smooth lines!) in SAS 9.4 gif graphs

Welcome!

SAS-X.com offers news and tutorials about the various SAS® software packages, contributed by bloggers. You are welcome to subscribe to e-mail updates, or add your SAS-blog to the site.

Sponsors





Dear readers, proc-x is looking for sponsors who would be willing to support the site in exchange for banner ads in the right sidebar of the site. If you are interested, please e-mail me at: tal.galili@gmail.com
SAS and all other SAS Institute Inc. product or service names are registered trademarks or trademarks of SAS Institute Inc. in the USA and other countries. ® indicates USA registration.