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Need a Dynamic X-Axis with Your SAS Visual Analytics Report?

I like to read the SAS Visual Analytics area of SAS Communities site. From the site I have overcome issues I had as well as learned other ways to think how you can solve common issues. As many long time SAS users know – there’s always more than one way to accomplish something with SAS! Recently, as […]

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Data Visualization

Planning Your SAS Visual Analytics Dashboard

A dashboard starts with planning. In my last post, we talked about gauges and when you want to use them. In this post, we will apply the gauges to a dashboard. Gauges cannot live by themselves – they need supporting information. It must be clear how the information supports the gauges. I’ll use the same dashboard […]

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Common Questions about SAS Visual Analytics

For the past two weeks I’ve been updating the SAS Visual Analytics Quick Start program. When I talk to customers about this program I highlight how Zencos does the heavy lifting (installation, configuration, and light administration), while the customer gets to have the fun of playing with the tool and learning how to create some kick-ass […]

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6 Data Storytelling Secrets Revealed by an Arty Team of Floral Designers

It might not be evident at first, but there are many ways to tell stories. Have you ever considered that floral designs are also storytellers? They use flowers the way data storytellers use data to tell their stories. Let’s dip into their world and pull inspiration into ours. The NC Museum of Art has a […]

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sas visual analytics replaces powerpoint for small business
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Can SAS Visual Analytics Replace PowerPoint for a Small Business?

When I first heard a customer say their main reason for purchasing SAS Visual Analytics was to replace PowerPoint, it raised my eyebrows because it seems like an expensive replacement. By the time I heard a third customer say it, I realized it was more than someone having too much money. As I was thinking about […]

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