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SASGIS 9.3 Spatial Data and Procedure Guide

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000243327D
Original Publication Date: 2011-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-19
Document File: 206 page(s) / 1M

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SAS/GIS® 9.3: Spatial Data and Procedure Guide

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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2011. SAS/GIS® 9.3: Spatial Data and Procedure Guide. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.

SAS/GIS® 9.3: Spatial Data and Procedure Guide

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Contents

Recommended Reading . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . v

Chapter 1 • Overview of SAS/GIS Software . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
Features of SAS Software . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Data in SAS/GIS Applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Using the SAS/GIS Interface . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Accessing the SAS/GIS Tutorial . . . . . . ....