The winner of the Book Draw at the SUGUKI April18 meeting in London was Chris Smith! The meeting in SAS UK’s London offices was a great success. Hadley Christoffels presented on data management in the cloud after I’d presented my “Converting Plots from SAS/GRAPH to ODS Graphics” paper to a lively and appreciative audience. A […]
I have reported that the VIEWS web site had been closed down, and although the newsletter archive is still available on sasCommunity.org, that site is now read-only prior to being decommissioned. However, I have stored all 55 of the original VIEWS News PDF files on my blog site, which can be accessed via the VIEWS […]
All the PDF course notes for my courses have been moved to Lulu.com. You can still find links to them on the SAS books page in the Holland Numerics Product Shop, but the links will now send you to my Lulu.com Store, where you can buy the PDF eBooks. I realise that some blog site […]
I’ve added the final topic of the Data Steps course in the SAS course (in the SAS Programming Forum)
I’ve added the final topic of the Data Steps course in the SAS course (in the SAS Programming Forum), and it describes some of the syntax used in Data Step processing. I have added, for those who don’t want to follow the course but would prefer to read the course notes, a copy of course […]
Apologies to anyone who recently downloaded my SAS Training Course List, but a new one for 2018 is now available!
Apologies to anyone who recently downloaded my SAS Training Course List, but a new one for 2018 is now available as a free download! The significant updates in the 2018 list are: The new 1/2-day PROC SQL course is now available. A new 1/4-day Introduction to ODS RTF course is now included, which should be […]
I’ve added the final topic of the PROC SQL course in the SAS course (in the SAS Programming Forum), and it describes some of the limitations and differences between the SQL language in PROC SQL and the ANSI (American National Standards Institute) guidelines for SQL. I’ve also added, for those who don’t want to follow […]
I’ve been posting on sasCommunity.org every now and then for nearly 10 years, including hosting VIEWS News and my SAS Author pages there, but a decision has now been made by the sasCommunity Advisory Team to set the site to Read-Only from 01Jan2018. Chris Hemedinger has added a blog post on The SAS Dummy giving […]
The SAS course and the SAS Programming Forum continue to grow, I have just added 8 new course topics about PROC SQL, and there are now 33 topics in 4 different sections: [A] SAS components – 2 topics [B] Data Steps – 13 topics [F] PROC SQL – 14 topics (8 new topics!) [G] Macros […]
Last month I talked about the presentation “The Art of Defensive Programming – Coping with Unseen Data” I was doing at the PhUSE Single Day Event (SDE) in Beerse, Belgium. The event was held yesterday on 28 November 2017 at the Janssen EMEA site, where I’d started my SAS contracting activities 25 years earlier. This […]
Are you interested in SAS macros or SAS efficiency? I’ve updated both apps in Google Play and Amazon Appstore
Are you interested in SAS macros or SAS programming efficiency? I’ve updated my Android apps focusing on both these topics in Google Play and Amazon Appstore.