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Syntax for the SPD Engine

The SPD Engine is a new Version 9 libname engine and therefore follows the standard libname syntax. There are several new options that can be used to tune performance when using the SPD Engine. The following sections list the new as well as existing libname, data set, and system options that can be used to tune performance of the SPD Engine.

LIBNAME libref SPDE (SPDE options);
where SPDE options include:

The following data set options can also be used to tune performance of the SPD Engine.

The following SAS system options can be used to tune performance of the SPD Engine. These options can be specified in the configuration file, SAS invocation, OPTIONS statement, or in the System Options window unless otherwise noted.