SAS running on compute nodes

Chris Smith csmith at
Wed Oct 29 10:01:58 EST 2003

On Tue, 2003-10-28 at 14:30, A.J. Rossini wrote:
> <periea at> writes:
> > Has anyone attempted or using SAS (SAS 9.0) in a clustering environment? TIA...
> Sure, as a bunch of singleton processes.    I don't think you can do
> much more than that (but would be interested if I'm wrong).
Actually ... you can after a fashion. SAS has something called MP
CONNECT as part of the SAS/CONNECT product which allows you to call out
to other SAS processes to have them run code for you, so you can do
parallel SAS programs.

-- Chris

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