You've used loops and arrays dozens of times, but are you using them effectively? Do you understand what's really happening when you include these statements in your program?
Through a series of examples, SAS® expert Art Carpenter will explore several techniques that utilize DO loops and arrays. While discussing these techniques, he'll also examine the use of loops and arrays by highlighting some of the advanced capabilities of these statements.
What You'll Learn
- Examples of DO and array statement shortcuts and "extras."
- The DOW loop and transposing data.
- Processing across observations.
- Key indexing.
- Creating a stack.
- And more!
Author and Senior Consultant
California Occidental Consultants
Art Carpenter, an independent consultant and statistician, has been a SAS user since 1976. He has written five books and has presented more than 70 papers, posters and workshops at SAS Global Forum, SAS Users Group International (SUGI) conferences, and various SAS regional conferences. He is a SAS Certified Advanced Professional programmer, and through California Occidental Consultants he teaches SAS courses and provides contract SAS programming support nationwide.