Ask the Expert Webinar Series

Top Tips for SAS®9 Programmers Moving to SAS® Viya®

Aug. 15 • 11 a.m. ET • Cost: Complimentary

About the webinar

We understand that change can be a bit scary, but it’s exciting as well. We’ll explore the features and benefits of SAS Viya to help you embrace this change.

Join this webinar to see how SAS Viya opens up a world of possibilities for advancing your analytics processes.

You will learn how to:

  • Smoothly transition traditional SAS code to SAS Viya by understanding potential issues.
  • Explore the capabilities of the Cloud Analytic Services (CAS server) in SAS Viya to process data in a massively parallel processing environment for enhanced efficiency and performance.
  • Use the latest CAS procedures designed to optimize your data processing tasks for distributed computing for improved scalability and speed.

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About the experts

Mark Jordan

Principal Technical Training Consultant, SAS

Mark Jordan grew up in northeast Brazil as the son of Baptist missionaries. After 20 years as a US Navy submarine sailor and hobbyist programmer, he retired from the Navy and turned his hobby into a dream job. He’s been a SAS programmer ever since. Mark writes and teaches a broad spectrum of SAS programming classes, and his book, Mastering the SAS DS2 Procedure: Advanced Data Wrangling Techniques, is in its second edition.