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SAS Information Map Studio: Why does the data item show as scientific notation?

2011-09-08 – 1:00 PM
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When a data item is created in SAS Information Map Studio, the defaults are assigned for classifications and aggregations.  If the data item is a percentage, this defaults may not make sense.  For instance, the following figure shows the Gross Margin in scientific notation instead of a percentage.

When the data item was imported, the default aggregation method was SUM, which does not work in this …

Consolidating various resources

2011-03-08 – 8:49 PM
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There are a lot of resources out there for SAS BI/EBI users and it spans a wide range of locations. The more we research the more we agree that having a single book for the BI client tools will help new users getting started with the system.
Here is a running list that we have been referring to frequently:

SAS Documentation (I use the A-Z list as a …