SAS Visual Analytics for SAS 9:
Getting Started

This course teaches the basics about how to prepare data, explore data, and build reports using SAS Visual Analytics.

Learn how to

  • Interact with the environment via the SAS Visual Analytics home page
  • Prepare a data table and load the table into the SAS LASR Analytic Server
  • Explore data using SAS Visual Analytics Explorer
  • Create reports with SAS Visual Analytics Designer
  • Control SAS data set input and output
  • Combine SAS data sets
  • Summarize, read, and write different types of data
  • Perform DO loop and SAS array processing

Who should attend
Business analysts and SAS programmers who need to learn the basics of how to use the functionality provided by SAS Visual Analytics.

No SAS experience or programming experience is required, although you should have some computer experience. Specifically, you should be able to :
  • log on and off a computer and use a keyboard or mouse
  • use a Web browser to access information
This course addresses SAS Visual Analytics software.

Course details:

Getting Started with SAS Visual Analytics
  • Exploring SAS Visual Analytics concepts
  • Discussing the course environment
  • Preparing data using SAS Visual Data Builder
Using SAS Visual Analytics Explorer
  • Examining SAS Visual Analytics Explorer
  • Exploring data interactively
  • Creating visualizations and explorations
  • Performing data analysis and managing explorations
Designing Reports with SAS Visual Analytics
  • Examining SAS Visual Analytics Designer
  • Selecting data sources and creating reports
  • Using report objects to display information
  • Enhancing reports