Chapter 2: Let the Admin Fun Begin: SAS 9.4 Architecture


SAS Configuration Directories



SAS Tiers: The three plus one SAS Tiers in a metadata-managed environment

SAS Server Tier

About the Workspace Server, Stored Process Server and all other SAS Servers

SAS Connection Profiles

SAS Web Application Server and SAS Web Server (http server)

Cache Locator

JMS Broker

SAS Environment Manager

Java Runtime Environment

SAS Client Tier

Data Tier



The starting point for SAS administration is the architecture: what are the components of a SAS deployment, how does it look? With a good understanding of the SAS architecture, you’ll be able to tackle the responsibilities and tasks that come with SAS administration. ...

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