About this Course

Duration 2 Days

This course teaches how to administer a SAS Visual Analytics distributed environment.


  • No SAS experience or programming experience is required. Exposure to SAS Visual Analytics is helpful but not required. You can gain exposure to SAS Visual Analytics by attending the SAS Visual Analytics: Getting Started course.

Who should attend

  • Administrators who need to learn the how to administer a SAS Visual Analytics distributed environment

Delegates will learn how to

  • describe the SAS Visual Analytics architecture and technology
  • manage users, groups, and roles for SAS Visual Analytics
  • administer SAS Visual Analytics, libraries, data, servers, users, and security.


Getting Started with SAS Visual Analytics

  • exploring SAS Visual Analytics concepts
  • using the SAS Visual Analytics home page
  • defining SAS Administration tasks

SAS Visual Analytics Architecture and Technology

  • SAS Visual Analytics deployment overview
  • exploring the server tier and middle tier
  • exploring SAS LASR Analytic server and HDFS
  • managing SAS LASR Analytic servers

SAS Visual Analytics Administration

  • managing external accounts
  • managing SAS Visual Analytics users, groups, and roles
  • managing folders using SAS Management Console

Managing Data Using SAS Visual Analytics Administrator

  • loading registered data tables
  • SAS Visual Analytics LASR libraries
  • loading data to a Hadoop (HDFS)
  • self-service imports
  • convenience features for loading data
  • SAS Visual Analytics data preparation

SAS Visual Analytics Authentication and Authorization

  • managing SAS Visual Analytics authentication
  • managing application security and authorization
  • managing mobile devices
  • managing alerts and comments
  • using stored processes with SAS Visual Analytics

Learning More

  • SAS resources
  • beyond this course

This course addresses

  • SAS Visual Analytics software.

2 Days


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

Find dates and prices

Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

Trusted, awarded and accredited

Fully accredited to ensure we provide the highest possible standards in learning

All third party trademark rights acknowledged.