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SAS(R) Programming with SAS(R) Grid Manager for Platform

  • Tuition USD $900
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 4762 Ratings
  • Course Code SGPLM6
  • Duration 1 day
  • Available Formats Classroom, Virtual
This course provides an introduction to the SAS Grid Manager for Platform environment and teaches how to submit SAS workload to the grid from a variety of different SAS products and user interfaces. The course includes hands-on exercises that run SAS applications with SAS Grid Manager for Platform and convert existing SAS programs to run on the grid.

The self-study e-learning includes:

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

Skills Gained

  • Apply SAS Grid Manager for Platform concepts and terminology.
  • Submit SAS programs on the grid.
  • Modify existing SAS programs to run on the grid.
  • Create and submit parallel SAS programs to the grid.

Who Can Benefit

  • SAS programmers in a SAS Grid Manager for Platform environment and SAS administrators who are responsible for administering SAS and would benefit from learning how SAS programs can be seamlessly integrated with a SAS Grid Manager for Platform environment

Prerequisites

  • Before attending this course, you need to have an understanding of SAS programming concepts as well as experience with SAS or another 4GL programming language. To get the most out of this course, you should:
  • Complete the SAS® Programming 1: Essentials or SAS® Programming 2: Data Manipulation Techniques course, or have equivalent programming experience with SAS.
  • Have some experience with the SAS macro language.
  • Be familiar with SAS Studio and SAS Enterprise Guide.

Course Details

Introduction to SAS Grid Computing

  • SAS Grid architecture and administration.
  • Understanding grid processing.

SAS on the Grid

  • Understanding workspace servers.
  • Grid enabling SAS programs.
  • Modifying programs for parallel processing.
  • SAS Grid enablement with the SCAPROC procedure.

Submitting SAS Jobs on the Grid

  • SAS Grid submission using the SASGSUB utility.
  • Scheduling jobs to run on the grid.
  • Converting existing programs.

SAS Client Applications on the Grid

  • Overview of SAS client applications in a SAS Grid environment.
  • SAS Enterprise Guide on the SAS Grid.
  • SAS Add-In for Microsoft Office running on the SAS Grid.
  • SAS Enterprise Miner on the SAS Grid.
  • SAS Data Integration Studio with the SAS Grid.

When does class start/end?

Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.

Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?

Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.

How can someone reach me during class?

If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.

What languages are used to deliver training?

Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.

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GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.

Does ExitCertified deliver group training?

Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.

Does ExitCertified deliver group training?

Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals, and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.

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As a vendor-authorized training partner, we offer a curriculum that our partners have vetted. We use the same course materials and facilitate the same labs as our vendor-delivered training. These courses are considered the gold standard and, as such, are priced accordingly.

Is the training too basic, or will you go deep into technology?

It depends on your requirements, your role in your company, and your depth of knowledge. The good news about many of our learning paths, you can start from the fundamentals to highly specialized training.

How up-to-date are your courses and support materials?

We continuously work with our vendors to evaluate and refresh course material to reflect the latest training courses and best practices.

Are your instructors seasoned trainers who have deep knowledge of the training topic?

ExitCertified instructors have an average of 27 years of practical IT experience. They have also served as consultants for an average of 15 years. To stay up to date, instructors will at least spend 25 percent of their time learning new emerging technologies and courses.

Do you provide hands-on training and exercises in an actual lab environment?

Lab access is dependent on the vendor and the type of training you sign up for. However, many of our top vendors will provide lab access to students to test and practice. The course description will specify lab access.

Will you customize the training for our company’s specific needs and goals?

We will work with you to identify training needs and areas of growth.  We offer a variety of training methods, such as private group training, on-site of your choice, and virtually. We provide courses and certifications that are aligned with your business goals.

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Will I get access to content after I complete a course?

You will get access to the PDF of course books and guides, but access to the recording and slides will depend on the vendor and type of training you receive.

Class was very informative, although one lab didnt but will try again later

This was effective way to provide a ton of information in a short time period.

I was very satisfied about how the course was organized. Sean Did a very good work

This course gave me a clearer understanding of the AWS cloud architecture.

The class was good, but at times the pace did seem a bit fast to actually try to remember some of the information.

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