Big Data Analytics with SAS: Get actionable insights from your Big Data using the power of SAS
By 作者: David Pope
ISBN-10 书号: 1788290909
ISBN-13 书号: 9781788290906
Release Finelybook 出版日期: 2017-11-23
Pages 页数: 266
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David Pope has won Book Authority's award "Best Book of All Time" in the Data Science category for his title Big Data Analytics with SAS.
SAS has been recognized by Money Magazine and Payscale as one of the top business skills to learn in order to advance one’s career. Through innovative data management, analytics, and business intelligence software and services, SAS helps customers solve their business problems by allowing them to make better decisions faster. This book introduces the reader to the SAS and how they can use SAS to perform efficient analysis on any size data, including Big Data.
The reader will learn how to prepare data for analysis, perform predictive, forecasting, and optimization analysis and then deploy or report on the results of these analyses. While performing the coding examples within this book the reader will learn how to use the web browser based SAS Studio and iPython Jupyter Notebook interfaces for working with SAS. Finally, the reader will learn how SAS’s architecture is engineered and designed to scale up and/or out and be combined with the open source offerings such as Hadoop, Python, and R.
By the end of this book, you will be able to clearly understand how you can efficiently analyze Big Data using SAS.
1: SETTING UP THE SAS SOFTWARE ENVIRONMENT
2: WORKING WITH DATA USING SAS SOFTWARE
3: DATA PREPARATION USING SAS DATA STEP AND SAS PROCEDURES
4: ANALYSIS WITH SAS SOFTWARE
5: REPORTING WITH SAS SOFTWARE
6: OTHER PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES IN BASE SAS SOFTWARE
7: SAS SOFTWARE ENGINEERS THE PROCESSING ENVIRONMENT FOR YOU
8: WHY SAS PROGRAMMERS LOVE SAS
What You Will Learn
Configure a free version of SAS in order do hands-on exercises dealing with data management, analysis, and reporting.
Understand the basic concepts of the SAS language which consists of the data step (for data preparation) and procedures (or PROCs) for analysis.
Make use of the web browser based SAS Studio and iPython Jupyter Notebook interfaces for coding in the SAS, DS2, and FedSQL programming languages.
Understand how the DS2 programming language plays an important role in Big Data preparation and analysis using SAS
Integrate and work efficiently with Big Data platforms like Hadoop, SAP HANA, and cloud foundry based systems.
David Pope has worked for SAS for over 26 years in a variety of departments, including research and development (R&D), information technology (IT), SAS Solutions on Demand (SSOD), and sales and marketing. He graduated from North Carolina State University with a bachelor's of science in industrial engineering and a certificate in computer programming. He started his career with SAS, testing and writing code for the SAS system in R&D using C, Java, and of course SAS programming languages.