System Requirements
SASĀ® In-Memory Statistics 2.81 (Distributed LASR)

Server Tier Requirements

Note: While SAS In-Memory Statistics 2.81 is offered for both Linux for x64 and Windows for x64 systems, the grid side must be installed on a Linux machine.

SAS In-Memory Statistics Server

Select a platform:

SAS In-Memory Statistics Server includes a SAS/ACCESS engine for use with the Hadoop appliance.

SAS LASR Analytic Server (Non-distributed Mode) is optional in SAS In-Memory Statistics for Hadoop Server.

SAS In-Memory Statistics Server incudes SAS Text Analytics for English and a language of choice.

SAS LASR Analytic Server (Distributed LASR) on Linux for x64

SAS Products installed on this machine:
  • SAS High-Performance Node Installation 3.7
  • SAS Plug-ins for Hadoop 1.01

Supported Environments:
  • Oracle Linux 6.1 (64-bit version) on the x64 chip family
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1 (64-bit version) on the x64 chip family
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.7 (64-bit version) on the x64 chip family
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1 (64-bit version) on the x64 chip family
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 (64-bit version) on the x64 chip family

Use of a colocated Hadoop File System (HDFS) is optional, but it requires a supported Hadoop environment and SAS Plug-ins for Hadoop (which are included with your license). For information about supported Hadoop distributions, refer to The plug-ins require additional configuration. For more information, see SAS High-Performance Analytics Infrastructure 3.5: Installation and Configuration Guide at

Third-Party Software

SAS software may be provided with certain third-party software, including but not limited to open-source software, which is licensed under its applicable third-party software license agreement. For license information about third-party software distributed with SAS software, refer to

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