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Web Application Administration Guide and Developing Portlets for the SAS Information
Delivery Portal, which are available at http://support.sas.com.
SAS Information Map Studio
SAS Information Map Studio enables data modelers and data architects to create and
manage SAS Information Maps, which are business metadata about your data.
Information maps enable you to surface your data warehouse data in business terms that
typical business users understand. It simultaneously while stores key information that is
needed to build appropriate queries.
Information maps provide the following benefits:
Users are shielded from the complexities of the data.
Data storage is transparent to the consumers of information maps, regardless of
whether the underlying data is relational or multidimensional, in a SAS data set, or in
a third-party database system.
Business formulas and calculations are predefined, which makes them usable on a
consistent basis.
Users can easily query data for answers to business questions without having to
know query languages.
For more information, see the SAS Information Map Studio Help, which is available
from within the product, and SAS Information Map Studio: Getting Started with SAS
Information Maps, which is available at http://support.sas.com.
JMP
JMP is interactive, exploratory data analysis and modeling software for the desktop.
JMP makes data analysis—and the resulting discoveries—visual and helps communicate
those discoveries to others. JMP presents results both graphically and numerically. By
linking graphs to each other and to the data, JMP makes it easier to see the trends,
outliers, and other patterns that are hidden in your data.
Through interactive graphs that link statistics and data, JMP offers analyses from the
basic (univariate descriptive statistics, ANOVA, and regression) to the advanced
(generalized linear, mixed, and nonlinear models, data mining, and time series models).
A unified, visual approach makes these techniques available to all levels of users.
The JMP Scripting Language can be used to create interactive applications and to
communicate with SAS. JMP reads text files, Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, SAS data
sets, and data from any ODBC data source.
JMP is included with SAS Visual BI, which can be ordered with SAS Enterprise BI
Server.
SAS Management Console
SAS Management Console provides a single point of control for administering your SAS
servers and for managing metadata objects that are used throughout the SAS Intelligence
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