Mastering SAS Programming: Advanced programming and management with SAS
by: Monika Wahi
pages 页数： 435 pages
ISBN-10 书号： 178953237X
ISBN-13 书号： 9781789532371
Product Dimensions: 19.05 x 2.51 x 23.5 cm
Publisher Finelybook 出版社： Packt Publishing - ebooks Account (10 Nov. 2020)
Language 语言： English
Build a strong foundation for performing complex queries and simple analyses and for generating reports,along with delving into SAS data manipulation
SAS is used for various functions in the development and maintenance of data warehouses because of its reputation of being able to handle big data. This SAS software book is designed to get you up to speed with SAS and how to implement it effectively in the real world.
You will learn the pros and cons of data storage in SAS and how to document and design extract-transform-load (ETL) protocols for SAS processes. As you progress,the book will show you how the use of SAS arrays and macros can help standardize ETL. Toward the concluding chapters,you will also examine approaches for serving up data using SAS,along with understanding how connecting SAS to other systems can enhance a data warehouse user’s experience.
By the end of this SAS book,you’ll have a foundational understanding of the roles that SAS plays in a warehouse environment and you’ll be able to make the right decisions when designing your data warehousing processes involving SAS.
What you will learn
Develop efficient ways to manage data input/output (I/O) in SAS
Create and manage extract,transform,and load (ETL) code in SAS
Standardize ETL through macro variables,macros,and arrays
Identify data warehouse users and ensure their needs are met
Design crosswalk and other variables to serve analyst needs
Maintain data curation files to improve communication and management
Use the output delivery system (ODS) for print and web reporting
Connect other products to SAS to optimize storage and reporting