Discover how to apply your understanding of R?the language of big data?in the SAS environment. SAS is a hugely popular data analytics platform with millions of users. R is the language of big data. In this course, enhance your programming skillset by learning how to apply your understanding of R in the SAS environment. Instructor Jordan Bakerman kicks off the course with an introduction to SAS and SAS Studio. He covers several essential concepts, including how to write a program in SAS Studio, use tasks and snippets, and call R from SAS. He also walks through importing and reporting data, and creating new variables, functions, and data tables. Note: You can visit the SAS site to obtain a copy of the software, and use the company's online data sets to do the course exercises.