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How Can I Create Custom Geo Maps in SAS® Visual Analytics?

On-Demand • Cost: Complimentary

About the webinar

Maps can be created from shapefiles and Esri features services, allowing report designers to use any type of shape data, from county to city boundaries, to highly specific boundaries like floor plans or sales areas.

This webinar demonstrates how to create rich, customizable maps in SAS Visual Analytics.

Location analytics is a key part of data visualization. This webinar will also help you create custom polygons in SAS Visual Analytics.

You will learn how to use existing shapefiles to create custom maps, and about your organization’s existing Esri feature services in SAS Visual Analytics.

This info is perfect for SAS Visual Analytics report designers who wish to incorporate more advanced map usage and geographic visualization into their reports. And if you’re a user who currently uses other mapping visualization solutions, you will benefit from learning how to streamline your work by creating geo maps directly in SAS Visual Analytics.

You will learn how to:

  • Import shapefiles into CAS in SAS® Viya®.
  • Define a custom polygon provider in SAS Visual Analytics.
  • Create a geo map using an Esri feature service.
  • Create region maps for custom areas.

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About the Expert

Greg Treiman
Senior Associate Technical Training Consultant, SAS

Greg is a Senior Associate Technical Training Consultant on the SAS Education team. He is responsible for developing and maintaining training related to SAS programming and data visualization.