SAS 9.1.3 Integration Technologies » Developer's Guide

Publishing Framework
About Packages
Package Content
Package Rendering
Archived Packages
Subscription Channels
About Events
Publishing Using SAS Publisher GUI
Publishing Programmatically Using SAS
Publishing Using a Third-Party Client Application
Package Retrieval
URL Retrieval
Viewer Processing
SAS Publisher
SAS Subscription Manager
SAS Package Reader
SAS Package Retriever
Publish Package CALL Routines
Publish Event CALL Routines
See also:
Administering the Publishing Framework
Administering the Publishing Framework (LDAP Version)
Publishing Framework

Package Publishing

The following activities are performed in order to publish a package:

  1. Entries are inserted into the package.
  2. The transport for delivering the package to the consumer is defined.
  3. Other properties are defined that are specific to the transport or the rendering of the package.
  4. The package is published.

The following scenarios depict how the package publishing method can depend on your role in the business enterprise or your experience as a programmer:

Type of Publisher Package Publishing Method
Novice user or someone who prefers to use a GUI Publish by using the SAS Publisher GUI.
SAS programmer Publish programmatically by using the Publish Package CALL routines.
Programmer who uses a language other than SAS Publish by writing a third-party client application.