Sharpening Your SAS Skills by Sunil GuptaSharpening Your SAS Skills by Sunil Gupta

Sharpening Your SAS Skills

bySunil Gupta, Curt EdmondsEditorSunil Gupta

Paperback | April 29, 2005

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Learn how to read, understand, and write better SAS programs

' Understand the key differences between similar SAS syntax and programming approaches
' Save time in writing SAS code with organized summaries of important facts
' Improve your trouble-shooting skills in common programming and data related problems
' Reinforce your SAS knowledge with more than 150 technically challenging questions

Ideal for intermediate to advanced SAS users, Sharpening Your SAS' Skills shows how to write and diagnose the most common programming tasks in data access, data management, and data analysis. This book organizes, prioritizes, and compares key facts about SAS for easy usage and reference. It includes SAS version 9.1 features and examples for improving data quality with integrity constraints, generation data sets, and audit trials. Each example will help you better understand the SAS syntax by showing the results expected from the input data and potential errors, notes, or warning messages the program may generate if written incorrectly.
Title:Sharpening Your SAS SkillsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:296 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.7 inPublished:April 29, 2005Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1584885017

ISBN - 13:9781584885016


Table of Contents

Data Access. Data Management. Reporting. Handling Errors.

Editorial Reviews

This book is very useful for anyone with a basic knowledge of SAS wishing to advance their skills. It covers quite a lot of important ground, providing concise explanation, helpful examples, and convenient summary sections with tables for quick reference. Readers can also benefit from the comprehensive test questions following each chapter summary.