Learn about the new DECLARE statement to create objects within the DATA step.
Hash table and Java object classes are the first two classes provided.
Hash object and iterator are production in SAS 9.1 and preproduction in SAS 9.0.
Java object is preproduction in 9.0 and 9.1.
This object-oriented feature for DATA _NULL_ report writing is preproduction
in SAS 9.1.3 and later. You can
build tables cell-by-cell with all your favorite ODS features,
such as proportional fonts, traffic lighting in cells, and embedded images, and you can also
create non-rectangular output, insert sub-totals, and manage your layout.
The developers, testers and documentation folk that bring you Base SAS
Software are very excited about the potential of these new capabilities of
the SAS System. You can send electronic mail to Base.Research@sas.com with your