Dictionary of Dictionaries

The SQL procedure contains a lot of metadata information in the special DICTIONARY libref, and I often find myself needing to call select * from dictionary.dictionaries in order to query it. So to save time I’ve reproduced the table below, as a quick reference...

Modernising Legacy SAS SCL / AF Applications

Before SAS Studio, and even EG (but after display manager), there was a desktop application used exclusively for accessing SAS. It was known as Base SAS, and within it there was an application development facility known as SAS/AF. This enabled point and click...
Using CURL with SAS Stored Processes

Using CURL with SAS Stored Processes

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – SAS is an unparalleled platform for lightning fast development of enterprise-grade, business focused web applications.  Not least because it comes pre-installed with a Web Server and an incredibly powerful...