Ask the Expert Webinar Series

How Do I Migrate From SAS®9 to SAS® Viya®?

On-Demand • Cost: Complimentary

About the webinar

This special edition Ask the Expert learning event will introduce SAS Viya administrators and users to the process of migrating your SAS 9.4 content to Viya.

We’ll give you an overview of the migration process, review the SAS®9 content assessment, show you how to modify your SAS®9 programs for Viya and do a migration demonstration.


Welcome and Agenda Review
The SAS Viya Migration Process – An Overview
Content Assessment – An Overview
How and When to Modify Your SAS Program to Take Advantage of CAS
Migrate SAS Data Integration Studio, SAS® Enterprise Guide® and SAS Stored Processes Jobs to Viya – Demonstration
SAS Trivia Game With Prizes

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About the Experts

Kevin Bickford
Principal Technical Architect, SAS

Kevin Bickford has been with SAS since 1998 and has held various technical roles in sales, consulting and customer success. Bickford's expertise has been in data management, business intelligence, SAS administration and SAS architecture. His focus is to help SAS customers understand the value and potential of their SAS investment.

Shannon Moore
Senior Systems Engineer, SAS

As a charter member of SAS' Customer Success organization, Shannon Moore helped formulate the strategy and practice of this post-sales group. The group’s goal is to help customers with the adoption and modernization of SAS solutions. Moore is a frequent speaker on a wide range of topics that include business analytics, system architecture, enhancing graphics and report output, and updates to the software.

T Winand
Senior Presales Solutions Architect, SAS

William “T” Winand is a computer software professional and analyst with over 25 years’ experience in program design and development, data management, statistical analysis and reporting. Since 1995, Winand has focused his efforts on helping organizations achieve value and growth through the effective use of analytics: statistical analysis, descriptive and predictive data mining, text mining, forecasting and model management. Winand is a Senior Solutions Architect on the Global Customer Success Technical Team.