Reading flat files in SAS Data Step gives you a lot of flexibility in terms of data quality and data manipulation. However, problem may arise when files are huge with poor data quality. In this tips and tricks we will have a look to the 'heart' of the Data Step manipulation and learn to do as much as we can do in this important step: applying data quality rules, creating error datasets, selecting good variables and records (etc.)
The Program Data Vector (PDV) is the heart of the SAS Data Step processing. In this tips and tricks, you will learn what is the PDV and how you can take advantage of it in order to optimize your SAS Data Step code and understand your log better. More precisely, we will answer the following questions:What is the Program Data Vector?
You are a SAS beginner or used SAS long time ago in the past and would like to refresh your skills.
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This course will be organized at : Lodge.co Boulevard Simon Bolivar 34 1000 Bruxelles