Ask the Expert Webinar Series

How Can I Run My DATA Step Programs in SAS® Viya®?

On-Demand • Cost: Complimentary

About the webinar

If you're a longtime SAS programmer, and concerned your skills won’t translate to SAS Viya, don’t worry. You can use all your valuable programming skills in Viya.

In fact, this leading-edge software from SAS represents a whole new world to grow your skills and use them for greater contributions to your organization.


What you'll learn:

  • What Viya is, how it works and what CAS is.
  • How SAS®9 and CAS seamlessly execute SAS programs to prepare and analyze data.
  • What a CASLIB is, how to start a CAS session and how to load data into CAS.
  • How to run DATA step in CAS, run Base SAS Procedures and run CAS enabled procedures.

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About the Expert

William “T” Winand
Senior Presales Solutions Architect, SAS

Winand is a computer software professional and analyst with 24 years of experience in program design and development, data management, statistical analysis and reporting. A part of SAS since 1995, he helps organizations grow through analytics. He specializes in statistical analysis, descriptive and predictive data mining, text mining, forecasting and model management.