Date: Tue, 12 Apr 2011 13:33:23 -0400
Reply-To: Michael Raithel <michaelraithel@WESTAT.COM>
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From: Michael Raithel <michaelraithel@WESTAT.COM>
Subject: Re: 10 High performance PROC of new SAS
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Oloolo posted the following:
> SAS used to have a technology called SPD, but I am curious how many
> licensed this engine.
Oloolo, SPD is definitely an intriguing product, considering that it allows one to take advantage of the benefits of multi-processor platforms. You can read everything there is to know about the SAS Scalable Performance Data Engine at the following link:
If your organization does end up buying it, could I please borrow it on the weekends:-)
Oloolo, best of luck in all your SAS endeavors!
I hope that this suggestion proves helpful now, and in the future!
Of course, all of these opinions and insights are my own, and do not reflect those of my organization or my associates. All SAS code and/or methodologies specified in this posting are for illustrative purposes only and no warranty is stated or implied as to their accuracy or applicability. People deciding to use information in this posting do so at their own risk.
Michael A. Raithel
"The man who wrote the book on performance"
Author: Tuning SAS Applications in the MVS Environment
Author: Tuning SAS Applications in the OS/390 and z/OS Environments, Second Edition
Author: The Complete Guide to SAS Indexes
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