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The e-book is distributed in an Adobe PDF format via Amazon.com. To read the e-book, you will need Adobe Reader 6.0.

E-book on Amazon.com

 

 

This e-book has been written to raise funds for the Business Intelligence SAS Users Group (BISUG).

All profits from the sale of the e-book will be donated to the group.

By buying this e-book you will support the users group that helps bring SAS Business Intelligence to the masses!
 
   
 


Enterprise Guide is an exciting new product from SAS Institute that has attracted much attention in the SAS user community. This electronic book provides a concise review of main features of Enterprise Guide 3.0 and is an ideal way to get up to speed with this powerful software package!

The e-book explains the essentials of using Enterprise Guide 3.0. It introduces the main components of the program and demonstrates how they interact with each other.

You will learn how to

  • Create Enterprise Guide projects and import data files into your projects.
  • Perform common data management operations in Enterprise Guide.
  • Use Enterprise Guide tasks to generate publication-quality output (data listings, summaries and graphics).
  • Organize your output to create reports.
  • Customize the Enterprise Guide environment to increase your productivity.

 

 


Chris Hemedinger
Development Manager, Enterprise Guide, SAS Institute


"I'm very impressed with this e-book. I think that the examples are great and the flow of the book is a nice tutorial."

 

 

Chapter 1: Welcome to Enterprise Guide
Enterprise Guide environment
Enterprise Guide desktop (Project, Workspace, Task List and other windows)

Chapter 2: Importing and manipulating data
Importing Excel spreadsheets and workbooks
Combining data sets

Chapter 3: Generating reports
Data listings
Summary tables
Graphical summaries
Document Builder

Chapter 4: Customizing Enterprise Guide

 

 

To read the following excerpts, you will need Adobe Reader 6.0.

Enterprise Guide environment [Page 6]
Enterprise Guide projects and tasks [Page 7]
Enterprise Guide desktop [Page 8]

 

 

Download Microsoft Excel files used in the e-book.

S&P 500.xls (weekly closing prices of S&P 500 index in 2003)

Bio1.xls (weekly closing prices of three biotechnology stocks in the first two quarters of 2003)

Bio2.xls (weekly closing prices of three biotechnology stocks in the last two quarters of 2003)

Comp1.xls (weekly closing prices of two computer services stocks in the first two quarters of 2003)

Comp2.xls (weekly closing prices of two computer services stocks in the last two quarters of 2003)

All stocks.xls (weekly closing prices of S&P 500 index, three biotechnology and two computer services stocks in 2003)

 
       

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