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SAS-ACCESS® 9.1 Interface to CA-Datacom-DB Reference Disclosure Number: IPCOM000243209D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-18
Document File: 172 page(s) / 1M

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Interface to CA-Datacom/DB


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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2004. SAS/ACCESS ® 9.1 Interface to CA-Datacom/DB: Reference. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.

SAS/ACCESS® 9.1 Interface to CA-Datacom/DB: Reference

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P A R T 1 SAS/ACCESS Interface to CA-Datacom/DB: Usage 1
Chapter 1

      4 Overview of the SAS/ACCESS Interface to CA-Datacom/DB 3 Introduction to the SAS/ACCESS Interface to CA-Datacom/DB 3 Purpose of the SAS/ACCESS Interface to CA-Datacom/DB 3 SAS/ACCESS Descriptor Files 4
Example Data in the CA-Datacom/DB Document 6

Chapter 2

4 CA-Datacom/DB Essentials 7

Introduction to CA-Datacom/DB Essentials 7 CA-Datacom/DB and CA-DATADICTIONARY Software 7 CA-Datacom/DB Databases 8
CA-Datacom/DB Indexing 12

Selecting a Subset of CA-Datacom/DB Data 12

Sorting Data in a SAS/ACCESS View Descriptor 12

Security Features for CA-Datacom/DB 13

CA-Datacom/DB Execution Environments 13

Chapter 3

      4 Defining SAS/ACCESS Descriptor Files 15 Introduction to Defining SAS/ACCESS Descriptor Files 15

SAS/ACCESS Descriptor Files Essentials 15

Creating SAS/ACCESS Descriptor Files 16

Updating Descriptor Files 20

Extracting CA-Datacom/DB Data with the ACCESS Procedure 21

Chapter 4

      4 Using CA-Datacom/DB Data in SAS Programs 23 Introduction to Using CA-Datacom/DB Data in SAS Programs 23

Reviewing Columns for CA-Datacom/DB Data 24

Printing CA-Datacom/DB Data 25

Charting CA-Datacom/DB Data 26

Calculating Statistics for CA-Datacom/DB Data 27

Selecting and Combining CA-Datacom/DB Data 30

Updating a SAS Data File with CA-Datacom...