Category Archives: Technology

Tool Tips Do Not Display in SAS Web Report Studio

By | May 16, 2017

A developer came to me wondering what was changed on our SAS Enterprise Business Intelligence Server platform because reports he created in Web ReportStudio 4.4 were no longer displaying tool tips when he hovered over data points in graphs. I hadn’t made any changes to the environment, so I opened Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 and… Read More »

Redirect Web Traffic from HTTP to HTTPS after Reconfiguring the SAS Middle Tier for TLS

By | April 28, 2017

We had a new project which required the manual configuration of the SAS middle tier to utilize TLS (Transport Layer Security , a successor protocol to SSL). These environments were SAS Enterprise Business Intelligence Server 9.4M4 deployments. With each new maintenance release, SAS has simplified the automatic and manual configuration of encryption services. SAS Documentation… Read More »

Remove a WebSphere Application Server Profile on AIX

By | February 24, 2015

There may be times when you need to remove a WebSphere deployment manager, node, or application server profile. I have successfully used the following steps in versions 7 and 8 of WebSphere. Stop the deployment managers, nodes, or application servers that are associated with the profile that you want to remove List all profiles on a server:… Read More »

New Features to be Included in SAS Enterprise Guide 4.3

By | April 20, 2010

I was one of the unfortunate ones who was unable to attend the SAS Global Forum in Seattle last week.  Thanks to discussion forums, blogs, and Twitter, I was able to keep up with a lot that was going on.  I was particularly interested in some of the new features that will be available in… Read More »

ActiveX Graphs not Active in SAS Information Delivery Portal when Viewed with Internet Explorer

By | June 30, 2009

We are still running Internet Explorer version 6.0 in our organization.  When we open our dashboards that we have built in SAS Information Delivery Portal 1.1, the ActiveX graphs do not display detail information when we mouse over them.  The dashboards are running stored processes that output the graphs.  The easy solution is to left-click… Read More »

Gigabyte GA-EP45-UD3P LGA775 Socket Motherboard User’s Manual Rev. 1001

By | June 2, 2009

[download id=”18″ format=”2″] From Gigabyte: The GA-EP45-UD3P introduces revolutionary GIGABYTE Ultra Durable 3 technology featuring a 2 oz copper PCB to help reduce system temperature and dramatically enhance performance. Based on the Intel P45 chipset the GA-EP45-UD3P delivers a record-setting 1600MHz FSB for the latest Intel® Core 2™ multi-core processors, and supports dual channel DDR2… Read More »

A New Version of the Garmin Communicator Plugin is Available

By | March 21, 2009

[download id=”2″ format=”2″] Garmin released version 2.6.4 of the Communicator plugin on March 5, 2009.  Communicator is a plugin that allows a user to upload and download Garmin GPS data using their browser. Compatible computers and Internet browsers: IBM-compatible PCs running Windows® XP or Vista operating systems with Internet Explorer 6+ or Firefox 1.5+ Intel-based… Read More »

Installing ArcView GIS 3.3 on Vista

By | February 26, 2009

When installing ESRI’s ArcView GIS 3.3 on the 32-bit version of Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate, the following dialog box instantly appears: It looks pretty bad.  Even the title says it’s a severe error!  You have to remember, this product was developed back in the Windows 95 days.  There is an easy workaround.  Open Windows Explorer… Read More »