SAS Technology Days

Use SAS Technology Smarter

Zagreb—  December  4th - 5th 

Join us for SAS Technology Days in Zagreb where our experienced consultant Frano Žaja will aim to demonstrate how to increase efficiency of SAS software and make your day to day tasks with SAS easier. Do more work in less time with greater accuracy and lesser system load. The event is designed for all SAS users regardless of their proficiency and area of expertise. 

Recipes provided are simple and easily applicable

Main Goals of the workshop are:

  • Work with SAS in a simple and efficient way
  • Use all available resources
  • Apply years of experience of other people to your own work
  • Using simple copy-pasteable recipes (that will be provided)
  • All that without going through encyclopaedia-sized documentation

Both days of the worshop will have a dedicated Q&A session in the end we ecourage you to bring up your issues that our expert can help you resolve.

Registration is Complimentary


Frano Žaja

Frano Žaja is an experienced SAS consultant with 8 years of in-depth experience with SAS involving many technological challenges with high data volume, process complexity and environment diversity. His focus is on optimization with process streamlining, change management and time savings through resource utilization, error-detection and prevention and education of clients to help establish maximum available performance and maintenance simplicity.

Prior to joining SAS, Frano has gathered 10 years of field experience in programming and system administration of large, dispersed systems as well as data warehouse design and maintenance.



Day 1 (Basic Level)
09:00 – 13:00 
  • Pass-through technology 
  • Counter-measures to code complexity
  • Advanced data sorting and indexing methods - made easy
  • What vital info are logs telling us?
  • Usage of Views
  • Faster joining of tables - made easy
  • Data quality assurance tricks
  • Output delivery system
  • Job scheduling and report automation
  • Post Crash recovery
  • Dictionary objects


  • Q&A discussion 


Day 2 (Advanced Level)
09:00 – 13:00 
  • Hash objects 
  • Parallel processing and interprocess communication
  • SPD engine vs BASE engine
  • OS level - finding numbers to outer limits
  • DQ diagnostics recipes
  • Output delivery system
  • Job scheduling and report automation
  • Post crash recovery procedures
  • Table locks issues and howtos
  • Filesystem maintenance
  • Dictionary objects
  • Quick quiz on general SAS code knowledge
  • Q&A discussion

Coffee Breaks and Lunch are Included

Topic Highlights

Reduce Process Complexity

Data Quality

Efficient Table Joining

Indexes and performance boosting how-to

File system maintenance

Crash Recovery

Output Delivery Sistem

Job Scheduling

SAS Zagreb Office
Damira Tomljanovića Gavrana 13
Zagreb, Croatia

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