On-Demand Webinar

SAS Formats – deep dive

From simple usage to advanced techniques


About the webinar

SAS formats are a simple way to change the appearance of your data and make it easier to understand. But formats can do far more than this.

What you'll learn:

  • Changing the appearance of your data
  • Using formats to group values together
  • Creating custom formats
  • Documenting and storing formats
  • Nesting formats and multilevel formats
  • Using formats to control report layout
  • Using formats in integrity constraints

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About the Experts

Peter Hobart
SAS customer success team

Peter has worked at SAS for 24 years, in customer support, education, architecture and now customer success. Prior to joining SAS Peter was the IT manager for a major brewery's research laboratory.. Peter has written several SAS courses and questions for the SAS certification exams.

Peter has presented at SAS forum but spends most of his time answering customer questions and presenting at customer events. Peter is a certified SAS advanced programmer, data integration developer and SAS platform administrator.

He is currently learning the new features of SAS Viya 3.5.