SAS Grid Manager provides
grid options sets and grid-launched workspace servers. A grid options
set is a collection of grid options, SAS options, and required grid
resources that can be assigned when a specified SAS application is
used by a specified user or group. Using grid options sets enables
you to map options for grid jobs to application users without creating
a new SAS Application Server context for each option and without requiring
input from the application users.
Using grid-launched workspace servers enables SAS Grid Manager to launch new workspace servers for load balancing. This capability enables the grid’s management and policies to be applied to the workspace server and simplifies how some SAS applications, ...