Knowledge Base

Reporting, Data Integration, and Analytics Enhancements in SAS® 9.2

SAS 9.2 brings the SAS Business Analytics Framework to a substantially higher level of usability, scalability, and integration with the IT infrastructure. To read more about the expanded manageability, enhanced data integration, new analytic capabilities, and enhanced reporting in SAS 9.2, use the following links:

Architectural Enhancements in SAS 9.2

SAS 9.2 metadata-based software includes the following architectural enhancements and improvements to interoperability and scalability:

System Management Features in SAS 9.2

For configurations that use a metadata server, new system management features in SAS 9.2 provide more centralized control of your SAS environment and better integration with your IT infrastructure. The new features include the following: For more information about these and other enhancements, see What's New in System Administration for the SAS 9.2 Intelligence Platform and What's New in Web Application Administration for the SAS 9.2 Intelligence Platform.

Security Features in SAS 9.2

For configurations that use a metadata server, SAS 9.2 provides more robust and more easily managed security through the following enhancements: For more information about these and other enhancements, see What's New in Security Administration for the SAS 9.2 Intelligence Platform.

Accessing and Managing Your Data in SAS 9.2

SAS 9.2 includes the following new features for accessing and managing your organization's data:

Client Applications in SAS 9.2

The client applications in SAS 9.2 include many enhancements that increase productivity, improve consistency and manageability, and provide better security. The following enhancements are common to most SAS 9.2 client applications: Additional enhancements to each client application are described below.

SAS Add-In for Microsoft Office

The SAS Add-In for Microsoft Office 4.2 includes the following enhancements: For more details about these and other enhancements, see What's New in the SAS Add-In 4.2 for Microsoft Office.

SAS BI Dashboard

SAS BI Dashboard 4.2 includes the following enhancements: For more details about these and other enhancements, see What's New in the SAS BI Dashboard 4.2.

SAS Data Integration Studio

SAS Data Integration Studio 4.2 includes the following enhancements: For more details about these and other enhancements, see What's New in SAS Data Integration Studio 4.2 and 4.21.

SAS® Enterprise Guide®

SAS Enterprise Guide 4.2 includes the following enhancements: For more details about these and other enhancements, see What's New in SAS Enterprise Guide 4.2.

SAS® Enterprise MinerTM

SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1 is a major new release of data mining tools for use with SAS 9.2. The enhancements include the following: For more details about these and other enhancements, see What's New in SAS Enterprise Miner 6.1.

SAS Information Delivery Portal

The SAS Information Delivery Portal 4.2 includes the following enhancements: For more details about these and other enhancements, see What's New in SAS Information Delivery Portal 4.2.

SAS Information Map Studio

SAS Information Map Studio 4.2 includes the following enhancements: For more details about these and other enhancements, see What's New in SAS Information Map Studio 4.2.

SAS OLAP Cube Studio

SAS OLAP Cube Studio 4.2 includes the following enhancements: For more details about these and other enhancements, see What's New in the SAS 9.2 OLAP Server.

SAS Web Report Studio

SAS Web Report Studio 4.2 includes the following enhancements: For more details about these and other enhancements, see What's New in SAS Web Report Studio 4.2.