Forecasters and econometricians need access to data, and SAS/ETS has long provided easy access to many commercial and government databases, including:
Since the latest 2016 release, SAS/ETS now includes access to two sources of weather-related data:
The SAS/ETS data access interface LIBNAME engines (SASERAIN and SASENOAA) provide seamless, efficient access to weather events and weather time series data supplied by World Weather Online and the NOAA Severe Weather Data Inventory web services.
The SASERAIN interface LIBNAME engine includes the following features:
The SASENOAA interface LIBNAME engine includes the following features: