Fundamental SAS Platform Administration

Standard Course
£800 +VAT
per delegate
Course duration: 2 Days

After attending the workshop students will be able perform routine SAS 9 server administration tasks and will understand the SAS Intelligence Platform architecture.

Who is it for?

This workshop is designed for aspiring SAS Administrators who wish to learn how to maintain and administer the SAS 9 Intelligence Platform. Familiarity with the SAS System is not essential to attend the workshop.


Basic understanding of Windows and/or Linux operating systems.

This course is only available to be delivered live in person and therefore can only take place in two locations:

  1. The Katalyze Data training facility in Witney, Oxfordshire
  2. On-site with instructor attendance, using a sandbox/development environment (non-production environment)

What you will learn

  • Overview of the SAS Intelligence Platform
  • Physical Architecture
  • Metadata Architecture

  • Users, Groups and Roles
  • Managing Metadata Permissions

  • Metadata Folders
  • Connecting to Data
  • Scheduled Tasks
  • Importing and Exporting Metadata

  • Starting, Stopping and Determining the State of Servers
  • Cleaning Work Libraries and Orphaned Sessions
  • Performing and Restoring Backups
  • Modifying SAS Session Attributes
  • Planning and Applying Hotfixes

  • Logs and Events
  • Monitoring SAS Servers
  • Heightening Logging for Debugging
  • Sequence of Log Debugging

Fundamental SAS Platform Administration Course Dates

This course is only run on-request.

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