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How To Intnx With SAS

How To Intnx With SAS

We like making life a little bit easier here at OptimalBI and one of the ways we have found to do that is by making quick how to guides. The standard text bullet point style guides isn’t what we do, we do cool sh!t. Below is a guide we have on the SAS function INTNX....

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...

Faster, faster, faster

As a SAS Admin I like things to be ordered and efficient. This includes the SAS code that you write, that then runs on my server.   I have learnt a number of performance tricks over the decades and am happy to admit that I am not too old to learn some more.  So...

SAS Admin The Basics – Part 3

SAS Admin The Basics – Part 3

Hi, all you new and budding SAS administrators.   I hope you have read my other two blogs in this series, SAS Admin The Basics - Part 1 and Part 2 where I discussed creating a daily checklist and the need to have a Monthly Health Check.  Now in SAS Admin The...

SAS Admin The Basics – Part 2

SAS Admin The Basics – Part 2

Hi, all you new and budding SAS administrators.   In SAS Admin The Basics - Part 1 I talked about creating a daily checklist, now we're going to move on to a Monthly Health Check.  It's a good practice once a month to dive a little deeper into your SAS platform...

SAS Admin The Basics – Part 1

Hi, all you new and budding SAS administrators. I thought I would share a few things I have picked up over the years that you may what to add to your tool bag. Firstly, make yourself a daily checklist.  This will vary depending on your site but here are some basic...