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New to SAS? Use these resources, shortcuts, and tips

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Using SAS software for the first time? You probably landed here looking for getting-started info. Set yourself up for success by stashing this post for Image by Sadia from PixabayImage by Sadia from Pixabayquick access later. Use the links below as you begin your SAS journey:


  • APIs and SAS: In this webinar, @joeFurbee shows you how to integrate SAS capabilities into your business processes and customize SAS Viya.



  • Free how-to tutorials
    • YouTube: Learn the basics of SAS programming and analytics from SAS instructors in this tutorials playlist.
    • SAS Video Portal: View more tutorials (main page), plus product demos (in the left nav).


  • Free online resources for educators and students: Students check out SAS Skill Builder for Students for software, e-learning certification prep, an exam discount, and career resources. On the SAS Educator Portal, educators can find software, e-learning, certification prep, an exam discount, and instructional materials.


  • GitHub projects: Visit the SAS GitHub repository, which gives open-source programmers a way to access and enhance integrations with SAS, including our Jupyter notebook, Python integration projects and more.



  • SAS Employee tips:  Peruse tips and tricks from some of the SAS Support Communities most active employee community members.


  • SAS Global Forum papers: Search the proceedings from previous conferences and prepare to be informed and inspired.



  • SAS Technical Support: Use these 4 tips to get the most from Tech Support, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via phone, web and email.
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