SAS Analytics Platform

Title Level Training Formats
SAS Platform Administration: Fast Track
This intensive course provides accelerated learning for those students who will administer the platform for SAS Business Analytics. This course is for individuals who are comfortable with learning large amounts of information in a short period of time. The SAS Platform Administration: Metadata Administration and SAS Platform Administration: System Administration courses are available to provide the same type of information in a more detailed approach over a longer period of time.

2 Fundamental Classroom Live Web Classroom
Using SAS Web Report Studio
This course shows how to build reports and analyze data using SAS Web Report Studio. Information for this course can also be found by attending SAS Business Intelligence Reporting: Fast Track.

1 Beginner Classroom e-Learning
Accessing SAS from Microsoft Office Applications
This course shows how to build reports and analyze data using the SAS Add-In for Microsoft Office.

1 Beginner Classroom e-Learning
SAS Business Intelligence 1: Programming and Integrating SAS BI Clients
This course teaches how to build reports, analyses, and dashboards for consumption by business users and other information consumers in your organization.

2 Fundamental Classroom
SAS Data Integration Studio 1: Essentials
This course introduces SAS Data Integration Studio and includes topics for registering sources and targets; creating and working with jobs; and working with transformations.

3 Intermediate Classroom e-Learning
SAS Data Integration Studio: Additional Topics
This course expands on the knowledge learned in SAS Data Integration Studio 1: Essentials and provides additional information on setting up change management, working with the Loop transformations, working with slowly changing dimensions, using the loader transformations, working with databases, and defining custom transformations. Also covered are impact analysis, conditional execution, metadata promotion, and version control, as well as establishing checkpoints. Lastly, this course covers deploying jobs for scheduling and integrating with DataFlux.

The self-study e-learning includes:

  • Annotatable course notes in PDF format.
  • Virtual Lab time to practice.

4 Expert Classroom e-Learning
Creating Web Applications Using SAS Stored Processes
This course shows how to use SAS Stored Processes to develop a Web reporting application.

3 Intermediate Classroom
SAS Data Integration Studio: Fast Track
This course is in a boot-camp format. It includes the content of both SAS Data Ingegration Studio: Essentials and SAS Data Integration Studio: Additional Topics. It introduces and expands the knowledge of SAS Data Integration Studio and contains topics about registering sources and targets; creating and working with jobs; and working with transformations. This course also provides information about working with slowly changing dimensions, working with the Loop transformations, and defining new transformations.

The self-study version of this course contains structured course notes that provide a detailed overview and exercises that help you develop essential skills. There is also a Virtual Lab that enables you to practice what you learn in the course.

The e-learning version includes the following:

  • digital course notes for self-study
  • Virtual Lab: 50 hours of hands-on software practice

4 Expert Classroom Live Web Classroom e-Learning
SAS OLAP Environment: Administration
This recorded course is designed for platform administrators who need to administer SAS OLAP functionality.

2 Fundamental e-Learning
Creating BI Dashboards Using SAS
This course provides information about how to use SAS BI Dashboard 4.4. You learn how to build and use dashboards.

0 No level e-Learning
SAS Office Analytics: Getting Started
This course teaches the basics for how to access and analyze data using SAS Office Analytics.

1 Beginner Live Web Classroom
Personalizing the SAS Information Delivery Portal
This course shows how to access and personalize information using the SAS Information Delivery Portal. Information for this course can also be found by attending SAS Business Intelligence Reporting: Fast Track.

1 Beginner Classroom e-Learning
Management Overview: Exploring the Platform for SAS Business Analytics
This course provides a comprehensive, hands-on overview of the platform for SAS Business Analytics applications, including the Data Integration applications.

1 Beginner Classroom e-Learning
SAS Environment Manager: Essentials New
This course introduces SAS administrators to SAS Environment Manager 2.5. In this release of SAS Environment Manager, SAS administrators can perform administrative tasks as well as monitor their SAS environment. The course provides an overview of the service architecture and shows how to perform essential SAS administration functions using SAS Environment Manager.

Note: The material in this course is included in SAS Platform Administration classes starting in March 2016. If you attended the SAS Platform Administration: Fast Track course or the combination of SAS Platform Administration: System Administration and SAS Platform Administration: Metadata Administration courses, this material will be a repeat.

2 Fundamental Classroom
Installing and Configuring the SAS Intelligence Platform New
This course is for SAS administrators who need to install and configure the Platform for SAS Business Analytics.

2 Fundamental Classroom
SAS Office Analytics: Fast Track
This course teaches how to access and analyze data using SAS Office Analytics. You also learn how to build reports that can be shared with others in your organization.

2 Fundamental Classroom Live Web Classroom
SAS Enterprise Guide: Administration
This course is for Platform Administrators who need to administer SAS Enterprise Guide.

2 Fundamental Classroom Live Web Classroom
SAS Platform Administration: System Administration
This course provides students with the essential knowledge to perform the job functions of a SAS platform administrator.

2 Fundamental Classroom Live Web Classroom
Creating Information Maps Using SAS
This course provides information about how to use the SAS Information Map Studio application to build information maps for reporting and analysis. To successfully build information maps, you need to understand your organization's data sources as well as the knowledge level of the people who will use the information maps. Information for this course can also be found by attending Creating Business Intelligence for Your Organization: Fast Track.

2 Fundamental Classroom e-Learning
Creating Stored Processes Using SAS 1: Essentials
This course provides information about how to create, design, manage, and run stored processes from SAS Enterprise Guide projects.

The self-study e-learning includes:

  • Annotatable course notes in PDF format.
  • Virtual Lab time to practice.

2 Fundamental Classroom e-Learning
SAS Business Intelligence Reporting: Fast Track
This course provides information about how to access and build reports as well as analyze data using several of the information consumer applications in the platform for SAS Business Analytics.

The self-study e-learning includes:

  • Annotatable course notes in PDF format.
  • Virtual Lab time to practice.

2 Fundamental Classroom e-Learning
Getting Started with the Platform for SAS Business Analytics
This course provides a comprehensive, hands-on overview of the platform for SAS Business Analytics applications, including SAS Data Integration Studio.

The self-study e-learning includes:

  • Annotatable course notes in PDF format.
  • Virtual Lab time to practice.

2 Fundamental Live Web Classroom e-Learning
Accessing Data in the SAS Scalable Performance Data Server SAS 9.2
This course introduces the SAS Scalable Performance Data Server and provides hands-on experience accessing and creating SPD Server data from SAS.

3 Intermediate Classroom
SAS Platform Administration: Metadata Administration
This course teaches students how to administer the SAS Metadata Server and the initial authentication process. Students will learn how to secure the SAS Intelligence Platform and the content that it contains, how to identify and administer the different types of users, identify and establish various security techniques, secure data and other shared content, and troubleshoot metadata security.

3 Intermediate Classroom Live Web Classroom
Managing the SAS Platform with SAS Environment Manager
This course goes beyond the basics in administrating the SAS platform. The course explores maintenance tasks performed within the SAS administration life cycle with SAS Environment Manager. These tasks include reviewing SAS licenses, running backups through Backup Manager, exploring metadata security, setting up log tracking for a server, taking a snapshot of a SAS environment, scheduling and verifying maintenance jobs, using the Report Center, modifying reports, monitoring disk space, monitoring data marts and databases, monitoring the SAS Work directory, scheduling the cleanwork utility, and managing logs.

3 Intermediate Classroom Live Web Classroom
SAS Platform Administration: Getting Started Free e-learning
This course provides an overview of the platform for SAS Business Analytics from a platform administrator's perspective.

3 Intermediate e-Learning
Creating Stored Processes Using SAS 2: Additional Topics
This course provides information about how to create advanced stored processes that prompt the user for input and create different types of output.

3 Intermediate Classroom e-Learning
SAS Event Stream Processing
This course is for data stewards, data analysts, and data scientists who need to analyze and transform high-velocity data streams while still in motion, before it is stored. In a world of IoT (Internet of Things) organizations can build SAS Event Stream Processing applications that ingest high-volume and high-velocity data streams, analyze and respond in real time, and store only relevant data elements.

3 Intermediate Classroom e-Learning
SAS Business Intelligence 2: Designing, Tuning, and Maintaining SAS OLAP Cubes
This course teaches students how to use the SAS OLAP environment to build, tune, and maintain multidimensional cubes.

3 Intermediate Classroom e-Learning
Creating Business Intelligence for Your Organization: Fast Track
This intensive training course provides accelerated learning for those students who will build reports, analyses, and dashboards for consumption by business users and other information consumers in their organization. This course is for individuals who are comfortable with learning large amounts of information in a short period of time.

The self-study e-learning includes:

  • Annotatable course notes in PDF format.
  • Virtual Lab time for practice.

4 Expert Live Web Classroom e-Learning