SAS Global Certification program

Platform Administrator

SAS Certified Platform Administrator 9 Credential

For those who have the skills and knowledge necessary for the administration of the platform for SAS Business Analytics

Successful candidates should be able to
  • secure the SAS configuration on each server machine
  • check status and operate servers
  • monitor server activity and administer logging
  • establish formal, regularly scheduled backup processes
  • add users and manage their access
  • establish connectivity to data sources
  • set up and secure metadata folder structures
  • administer repositories and move metadata.

Required Exam

Candidates who earn this credential will have earned a passing score on the SAS Platform Administration for SAS 9 exam. This exam is based on the functionality available in SAS 9.4 Maintenance 3 and is administered by SAS and Pearson VUE.
  • 70 multiple-choice questions (must achieve score of 70% correct to pass)
  • 110 minutes to complete exam
  • Use exam ID A00-250; required when registering with Pearson VUE.