SAS ADMIN Online Training Course Content

"Reviewing the Platform for SAS Business Analytics"

  • Exploring the platform for SAS
  • Business Analytics overview
  • Exploring the client tier, middle tier, server tier, and data tier

Administering the SAS Environment

  • Overview of administration tasks

Determining the State of the SAS Environment

  • Checking the state of SAS servers
  • Exploring the metadata server and repositories
  • Troubleshooting the metadata server

Monitoring, Logging, and Troubleshooting SAS Servers

  • Identifying different types of SAS servers
  • Monitoring SAS servers and spawners
  • Logging SAS servers and spawners
  • Troubleshooting SAS servers

Backing Up the SAS Environment

  • Backing up metadata with the Backup Wizard
  • Exploring OMABAKUP
  • Scheduling backups
  • Backing up physical files

Administering Client Applications

  • Exploring connection profiles
  • Using roles to control access to application
  • Functionality
  • Exploring SAS folders


Administering Users

  • Defining regular users and groups
  • Defining administrative users
  • Giving users access to servers

Administering Data Access

  • Registering libraries
  • Tables in the metadata
  • Updating table metadata
  • Pre-assigning libraries
  • Troubleshooting data access

Securing Metadata

  • Introduction to metadata security
  • Exploring metadata permission
  • Exploring predefined ACTs
  • Securing content in the folder tree
  • Securing content outside the folder tree
  • Creating additional ACTs

Moving Metadata

  • Replicating an entire repository
  • Promoting selected content

Updating the SAS Environment

  • Applying hot fixes to the SAS environment