SAS Enterprise Guide Valuable Features

reviewer824289
Statistician
As discussed above, the process flow and code wizards are very valuable as they allow any analyst, even those totally new to SAS, to quickly learn about new projects and get up to speed so that they can start working with it as fast as possible. The base SAS functionality of SAS EG delivers when it comes to consistently handling large datasets and, for the most part, it's not too difficult to write custom code to do whatever you want to do with your data. If things are ever too much, SAS's technical support team is easy to contact and incredibly helpful with any problem. View full review »
Juan Vidal Gil
Project Manager - Business Intelligence at www.datademy.es
SAS/EG is a very good tool for data management and analytics tasks. You can use the workflow to create jobs in a guided mode or you can write code in SAS/BASE. The workflow possibility is a very good option, because you don't need to know programming to create analytics projects. View full review »
Mathieu Gaouette
Consultant BI senior - spécialité SAS at a financial services firm
Some of the tasks provided are really useful, such as "characterize data". This feature saved me a lot of time in the past years by providing me with a complete picture of a data table with just a few clicks. It is great for profiling data. View full review »
Rodger Zhang
Senior Risk and Fraud Analyst at a financial services firm
SAS EG offers many excellent features, such as parallel execution on the same server, controlling output datasets in the process flow, and conditional processing. Just to name a few. View full review »
Richard Bemile
Business Intelligence Analyst at a financial services firm with 501-1,000 employees
Scheduling downtime of some programs has been eliminated. The process flows are a very exciting feature to use. Also, for the tasks, this makes it easier to just filter without having to really code. View full review »
Estela Lutero
Economist at a government with 1,001-5,000 employees
The point and click makes it easy to transfer the knowledge to new employees. It is also compatible with other softwares, such as Excel. View full review »
KevinPollard
Vice President, Enterprise Data Management, Analytics CoE at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
* The Copy task feature * Portability with SAS Studio * User interface and code builder View full review »
Sj K
Portfolio Analytics Manager with 501-1,000 employees
Click and drop function. View full review »

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