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Tips from SAS Employees

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Resources listed below are favorites from SAS employees who are active community members and dedicated to helping you establish a strong SAS foundation. Is there a help resource you wish we'd provide? Want the list to include an item especially helpful to you? Tell us in the comments.


Administration of SAS

Recommended by @MargaretC. All are SAS Global Forum papers unless otherwise noted. 


(The Preinstallation Doc attached below walks new SAS admins puts the above items into context.) 



ask-the-experts-v2.pngAsk the Expert - Free Webinars 

Recommended by @MelodieRush


The two below are specifically for new SAS users. Once you're up to speed on your particular flavor of SAS, tune into webinars that provide a deeper dive.


  • SAS Studio: An Introduction - This session introduces SAS Studio, a development application for SAS that you access through your web browser. Register for live or on-demand event


  • Top 10 SAS Support Resources - This session shows you various support resources, including, the main SAS support site. You also learn about SAS blogs, SAS communities, and video and thought leader sites. Great information for SAS novices and experts alike. Register for live or on-demand event

Blogs and other narrative

Recommended by @BrunoMueller@DanH_sas@jag_SAS@RobPratt, and @WarrenKuhfeld


Posts, grouped topically, are from unless otherwise noted.


   Data visualization

   Macro quoting

   SAS 9.4

   For platform admins:

   SAS Enterprise Guide



   SAS Viya


Free Video Tutorials

Recommended by @Renato_sas

Recommended by the SAS Support Communities team:


Learn-SAS Pages on

Recommended by @MelodieRush


Helpful getting-started resources, including video tutorials, are available on these sites, which my teammates and I call "the learn pages":

SAS® Customer Intelligence 360

SAS® Data Loader for Hadoop
SAS® Decision Manager
SAS® Enterprise Guide®
SAS® Enterprise Miner™
SAS® Event Stream Processing
SAS® Model Manager
SAS® University Edition
SAS® Visual Analytics 7.4
SAS® Visual Analytics 8.3
SAS® Visual Forecasting
SAS® Visual Investigator
SAS® Visual Statistics


[[CLICK HERE]] and select other products from the menu.


Very helpful indeed!


Do you have anything for middle tier stress testing?



Hi @shoin, thank you for your comment! Just saw that you posted your question on the admin forum...good idea, as more experts will see it there.

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