SUNZ Annual Conference 2007 A Big Thank You, to Our Sponsors
“ BI” of the Future SAS Enterprise Intelligence Platform: What’s new and what’s the next wave Keith Collins, Senior VP & Chief Technology Officer, SAS presented by Bill Gibson Chief Technology Officer SAS Asia Pacific
Addition of new data mining algorithms for predictive modeling, variable reduction, and market basket analysis
Additional tools for analytical data pre-processing
Interactive binning, append, transpose
Enhanced interactive data visualization including new graph types and persistence of interactive graphs created by the user
Reporter node for surfacing EM results via PDF and RTF ODS output
Key Benefits of Enterprise Miner 5.3
Key Benefits of Enterprise Miner 5.3 User Interface Updates – Updated PFD
Node status indicators
Improved icons along with zoom controls
SAS Technologies Roadmap SAS 9.2 – The Future Today Future Already Production! Still Under Development! 6 Months Ago December Coming Soon - 9.1.3 What’s New Recently With SAS 9.1.3 What Will 9.2 Bring Already Production!
More fine grained WSDL used to define SAS web services
Simpler use from standard tools and environments (Visual Studio, Sharepoint, Eclipse)
Easier to call a web service from SAS - XML Libname engine updated to support WSDL and SOAP.
Web Service invoked by issuing the Libname statement with the native WSDL type.
f ileref foo " http:// www.sas.com/webservice/test.wsdl "; Libname foo XML type=WSDL ; To do a discover of the methods- returns the methods, input and output parameters, and the description Proc contents data= foo._all_; Returns the results from method1 in the web service foo based on the input parameters. Parameters can be a data set, and the Proc can be any Proc and the values would be manipulated appropriately. Proc Print data=foo.method1(param1=x, param2=y…);
Open and refresh SAS Reports authored by Web Report Studio or Enterprise Guide
PivotTable: calculated measures and drill-through support
PROC REPORT-based Wizard
Enterprise Guide 4.2 UI Framework Top-level menus have been reduced and combined with a basic toolbar. Summary Statistics One-time Analysis Programs A contextual tool bar appears inside the content area optimized for the object being viewed.
Conditional Logic displayed visually Conditional processing is set up but not run: Icons to show the path that is taken for the current run: