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SAS Utilities: cleanwork

SAS Utilities: cleanwork

When a user starts and runs code in a SAS session, a number of temporary folders and files are created in the SASWork and SASUtil locations.  If that session completed and exits normally these folders and files are removed, however some SAS sessions exit abnormally,...

SUNZ – National Conference 2019 – Data and Beyond

SUNZ – National Conference 2019 – Data and Beyond

  The Planets and stars aligned; While visiting family near Wellington and our monthly team meeting was on the same week, I was fortunate enough to be able to attend the SUNZ National conference held at the Michael Fowler Centre in Wellington. For this short post...

SUNZ National Conference 2017 – Open Minds

SUNZ National Conference 2017 – Open Minds

Once again, I have been fortunate enough to be able to attend a SUNZ conference, this time the national conference titled ‘Open Minds’ held at the famous Michael Fowler Centre in Wellington. This is my take on the day, however, unfortunately, my phone had died the...

Qlik Sense – Change in Architecture

Qlik Sense – Change in Architecture

In the recent Qlik Sense 3.1 Service Release 2 I see that Qlik has introduced a new “Shared Persistence” storage model for multi-node installations. In this post, I will quickly explain what the “Share Persistence” model is and what that means for the installation...

How to – Zero to AWS Certified

I have just been asked to share how I got from zero to hero (hero? Well certified at least) in AWS so I thought I would share my AWS learning journey plus group a number of my AWS posts in one place. Hopefully, this is something that can help you on your AWS journey...

SUNZ Auckland 2016 – Awesome Brains

Recently, I was fortunate to attend the sold out SUNZ Auckland 2016 and this is my take on the day.  For those who don’t know, SUNZ stands for SAS Users of New Zealand and is a society dedicated to connecting SAS users and improving New Zealand's analytics capability....

Selecting a SAS Hotfix Strategy?

Selecting a SAS Hotfix Strategy?

In my previous post To SAS hotfix or to not SAS hotfix that is the question, I wrote about the different approaches an organisation can take when looking at creating a SAS Hotfix Strategy. In this post, I will take you through what an organisation should take into...