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SAS-ACCESS® 9.1 Interface to ADABAS Reference Disclosure Number: IPCOM000243366D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-19
Document File: 176 page(s) / 1M

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Interface to ADABAS


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

SAS/ACCESS® 9.1 Interface to ADABAS: Reference

Copyright © 2004, SAS Institute Inc., Cary, NC, USA

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P A R T 1 SAS/ACCESS Interface to ADABAS: Usage 1
Chapter 1

      4 Overview of the SAS/ACCESS Interface to ADABAS 3 Introduction to the SAS/ACCESS Interface to ADABAS 3 Purpose of the SAS/ACCESS Interface to ADABAS 3 SAS/ACCESS Descriptor Files for ADABAS 4
Example Data in the ADABAS Document 5

Chapter 2

      4 ADABAS Essentials 7 Introduction to ADABAS Essentials 7 ADABAS DBMS 8
ADABAS Databases 8
ADABAS Data Fields 11

ADABAS Null Values 14

ADABAS and NATURAL Security Options 14

Chapter 3

      4 ADABAS Data in SAS Programs 17 Introduction to Using ADABAS Data in SAS Programs 17

Reviewing ADABAS Variables 18

Printing ADABAS Data 19

Charting ADABAS Data 20

Calculating Statistics with ADABAS Data 22

Selecting and Combining ADABAS Data 24

Updating a SAS Data File with ADABAS Data 32

Performance Considerations 34

Chapter 4

      4 Browsing and Updating ADABAS Data 37 Introduction to Browsing and Updating ADABAS Data 37

Browsing and Updating ADABAS Data with the SAS/FSP Procedures 38

Browsing and Updating ADABAS Data with the SQL Procedure 43

Browsing Data with the SELECT Statement 43

Updating Data with the UPDATE Statement 45

Inserting and Deleting Data with the INSERT and DELETE Statements 47

Appending ADABAS Data with the APPEND Procedure 49


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