Big Data
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SAS ODS Report Writing Interface: A Quick Demo

JiangtangHu - February 18, 2013

I personally nominated SAS ODS Report Writing Interface as one of the best technologies I found in SAS in 2012. It can generate reports cell by cell…

Statistics
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Tony Barr and the Early History of SAS

JiangtangHu - October 24, 2012

SAS historians (not all SAS users!) know Anthony James Barr (aka Tony Barr or Jim Barr) was the designer and implementor of SAS language (1966-1979) and the…

Hadoop
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Map and Reduce in MapReduce: a SAS Illustration

JiangtangHu - October 4, 2011

In last post, I mentioned Hadoop, the open source implementation of Google’s MapReduce for parallelized processing of big data. (more…)

Analytics
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Analytics Valley: Big Data, Data Scientists and SAS Programmers

JiangtangHu - September 14, 2011

Tom Davenport reported an observation that Silicon Valley is becoming more analytical since companies in the Valley such as Google, Facebook, eBay, LinkedIn all have strong presence…

Uncategorized
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Options Pricing Using SAS

JiangtangHu - February 5, 2009

There are some new financial functions in SAS9.2 Base, including 8 options pricing functions(formerly in SAS Risk Dimension). These functions can compute the price of both call…

Uncategorized
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Industry Review: SAS and Teradata Partnership

JiangtangHu - February 5, 2009

SAS and Teradata Partnership: Press Leading Companies See Value in SAS and Teradata PartnershipSAS and Teradata Unveil Advantage Program to Bring Powerful In-Database Solutions and Services to…

Uncategorized
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The Making of an Analyst: A Supplement to What Makes a Good Business Analyst

JiangtangHu - February 5, 2009

I once commented the entry, What Makes a Good Business Analyst by Rajan Chandras, with an easy tone, If You Can Make it Here, You Can Make…

Uncategorized
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Learn Time Series Analysis: Free Materials for SAS Users

JiangtangHu - February 5, 2009

0. A gentle Introduction to Time Series Analysis, may serve as fast learning materials: http://www.itl.nist.gov/div898/handbook/pmc/section4/pmc4.htm 1. An open source book(with data and code), A First Course on…

Uncategorized
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Links–BI Industry 2008: Review and Prospect

JiangtangHu - February 5, 2009

/*Thanks the hints supplied by: A look back at 2008 and some crystal ball predictions..., byTammi Kay Geroge, from SASBlog*/ Major Data Warehousing Events of 2008 (and…

Uncategorized
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FYI: Dashboard using SAS/Graph

JiangtangHu - February 5, 2009

see, http://support.sas.com/kb/26/134.htmlSlider chart indicator: SAS program version stored process version portlet version Slider chart dashboard: SAS program version stored process version portlet version Bullet graph indicator: SAS…