SAS® Viya® Administration Specialist

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SAS Certified Specialist: Administration of SAS Viya

Manage a SAS Viya environment.

Monitor, log and troubleshoot a SAS Viya environment.

Manage identities and users.

Manage content and functionality.

Manage data in CAS.

Exam Details & Instructions


The following objectives will be tested on the exam. For more information about each objective, download the complete exam content guide.

  • 35–40%  - Managing a SAS Viya Environment  
  • 15–20%  - Monitoring, logging and troubleshooting in a SAS Viya Environment  
  • 10–15%  - Identity and User management 
  • 15–20%  - Content and Functionality Management 
  • 10–15%  - Data management in SAS Cloud Analytic Services (CAS) 



Administering SAS Viya

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  • This exam is administered by SAS and Pearson VUE.
  • 60-65 multiple choice questions.
  • 110 minutes to complete exam.
  • Passing score is 65%.
  • Certification expires after 5 years.
  • This exam is based on 2022.09.


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SAS Viya Administration Fast Track

Essential four-day immersion course on SAS Viya administration and how to perform administration tasks.

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