|Date: ||Wed, 8 Oct 2003 16:09:14 -0700|
|Reply-To: ||Carey Smoak <carey.smoak@ROCHE.COM>|
|Sender: ||"SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||Carey Smoak <carey.smoak@ROCHE.COM>|
|Subject: ||Re: How to Spec a SAS Server|
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One other thing. We are using Terminal Services Client for terminal
emulation. I really like this product because it gives an exact
screen shot of the server. Its like having a second desktop session
on my PC. I like it much better than Reflections.
email@example.com (Richard Graham) wrote in message news:<31065680.1065622164084.JavaMail.firstname.lastname@example.org>...
> I've got some old technology but it does a reasonable job. The server we're running at FAA is a 4 year old Gateway with twin 600MHz processors with 1GB ram, running WINNT. The files I'm dealing with are on the order of 7 - 9 GB with indexes of 2-3 GB. Depending on what needs to be done, I can run through any given file, say a rudimentary proc means in about 15-20 minutes.
> I also have a DELL (2002 technology) twin 2GHz WIN2K box at home with 784MB ram; this box'll do the same thing in about 5 minutes.
> Richard Graham
> Vice President
> Glencairn Consulting Group, Inc.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: JohnD <john.dallas@ACCENTURE.COM>
> Sent: Oct 8, 2003 6:26 AM
> To: SAS-L@LISTSERV.VT.EDU
> Subject: How to Spec a SAS Server
> We are currently preparing a SAS environment to analyze around 1.5 - 2
> GBs of data. What is a good server spec to deal with this kind of
> data. We will run this on a Windows environment, and want the data
> analysis to take place reasonably quickly. Any rough ideas on how to
> spec out a server?