DBMS temporary table
support in SAS consists of the ability to retain DBMS temporary tables
from one SAS step to the next. This ability is a result of establishing
a SAS connection to the DBMS that persists across multiple SAS procedures
and DATA steps.
Temporary table support
is available for these DBMSs.
DBMS-Specific Temporary Table Support
The value of DBMS temporary
table support in SAS is increased performance potential. By pushing
processing to the DBMS in certain situations, you can achieve an overall
performance gain. These processes provide a general outline of how
to use DBMS temporary tables.