SAS Certified Visual Business Analyst: Exploration and Design Using SAS Visual Analytics Credential

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Designed for analysts who are using SAS Visual Analytics to explore data and create reports that provide concise, interactive, and relevant data summaries

Successful candidates should be skilled in topics such as

  • adding and manipulating data items within SAS Visual Analytics
  • exploring data with SAS Visual Analytics Explorer
  • creating report content using SAS Visual Analytics Designer

SAS Visual Business Analyst: Exploration and Design Using SAS Visual Analytics Exam A00-276 Requirement Details:

Required Exam to Appear for Visual Business Analyst: Exploration and Design Using SAS Visual Analytics SAS Certification

Candidates who earn this credential will have earned a passing score on the SAS Visual Analytics 7.3 Exploration and Design exam. This exam is administered by SAS and Pearson VUE.

  • 60-65 multiple-choice, short-answer, and interactive questions. Interactive questions simulate the SAS Visual Analytics user interface and ask you to configure a portion of Visual Analytics to produce a specific visualization. (must achieve score of 68% correct to pass)
  • 100 minutes to complete exam
  • Use exam ID A00-276; required when registering with Pearson VUE.

SAS Visual Business Analyst: Exploration and Design Using SAS Visual Analytics Programming Exam topics Details:

Data Sources and Data Items
Use SAS Visual Data Builder to create queries from existing tables using joins, aggregations, and column selections
  • Add tables to a query
  • Join tables
  • Select columns for a query
  • Set column data properties
  • Set the query properties
  • Filter data
Import data into SAS Visual Analytics
  • Import local data
  • Import server data (Oracle, Hadoop, SAS)
  • Import social media data
  • Differentiate between local, server, and social media data imports
Examine, modify, and create data items
  • Create and use parameterized data items
  • Examine data item properties and measure details
  • Change data item properties
  • Create custom sorts
  • Create distinct counts
  • Create aggregated measures
  • Create calculated items
  • Create hierarchies
  • Create custom categories
Select and work with data sources
  • Work with multiple data sources
  • Change data sources
  • Refresh data sources
SAS Visual Analytics Explorer
Create, modify, and interpret automatic chart visualizations
  • Identify default visualizations
  • Identify the properties available in an automatic chart
Create, modify, and interpret graph and table visualizations
  • Work with list table visualizations
  • Work with crosstab visualizations
  • Work with bar chart visualizations
  • Work with line chart visualizations
  • Work with scatter plot visualizations
  • Work with bubble plot visualizations
  • Work with histogram visualizations
  • Work with box plot visualizations
  • Work with heat map visualizations
  • Work with geo map visualizations
  • Work with treemap visualizations
  • Work with correlation matrix visualizations
Enhance visualizations with analytics
  • Add fit lines to visualizations
  • Create forecasts
  • Interpret word clouds
Interact with visualizations and explorations
  • Control appearance of visualizations within explorations
  • Add comments to visualizations and explorations
  • Use filters on data source and visualizations
  • Share explorations
  • Share visualizations
SAS Visual Analytics Designer
Create and modify list tables and crosstabs report objects
  • Create and modify tables
  • Create table display rules
  • Add sparklines
  • Create and modify crosstabs
  • Manipulate columns
  • Change properties for tables and crosstabs
  • Create hierarchies from a crosstab
Create and modify graph report objects
  • Create and modify bar charts, targeted bar charts, waterfall charts
  • Create and modify pie charts
  • Create and modify line charts
  • Create and modify scatter plots
  • Create and modify time series plots
  • Create and modify bubble plots
  • Create and modify treemap
  • Create and modify dual axis charts
  • Adjust properties for graphs
Create and modify controls, containers, and other objects
  • Create and modify geography maps
  • Understand how stored process objects work within report layout
  • Place report objects in containers
  • Add text report objects
  • Add image report objects
  • Create gauges
  • Set gauge measures & targets
  • Change gauge styles
  • Change gauge display rules
  • Share gauge display rules
  • Add controls to reports
Work with report layouts, filters, and interactions
  • Layout the report and sections
  • Move, duplicate, and import report objects
  • Add filters and ranks to report objects
  • Add section prompts and report prompts
  • Add interactions to reports
  • Create and work with sections
  • Modify report properties and display rules
  • Work with parameters
Add links, alerts, and comments to reports
  • Add links within reports
  • Add links to other reports
  • Add external links
  • Add alerts to report object
  • Add comments to reports and report objects
Share and print reports
  • Distribute reports
  • Print reports
  • Email reports

How to Prepare for SAS Visual Business Analyst: Exploration and Design Using SAS Visual Analytics Certification?

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