Tricia Aanderud, Director of the Data Visualization Practice at Zencos Consulting, provides SAS consulting services to organizations that need assistance understanding how to transform their data into meaningful reports and dashboards. She has been a SAS user since 2002, is a frequent speaker at SAS Global Forum and SAS regional user groups, and is the author of two SAS Press books and one self-published book. She has a background in technical communications, process engineering, and customer service. She has a BA in Mass Communications from Eastern Kentucky University. Rob Collum is a Principal Technical Architect in the Professional Services Division at SAS. For the past twenty years, Rob has enabled the delivery of high-performance solutions that provide substantial value and meaningful impact to SAS customers around the world. He currently works alongside a team of professionals who partner with other divisions to identify, create, and standardize architectural practices for the newest SAS technologies. Rob received a Bachelora (TM)s degree in Computer Science from North Carolina State University, is a regular contributor to SAS Global Forum, and has coauthored several SAS certification exams. Ryan Kumpfmiller works at Zencos Consulting as a SAS and Data Visualization Consultant where he provides consulting services to companies that need support understanding their data and how to get actionable information from it. He has been a SAS user since 2014 and has presented papers at the SouthEast SAS Users Group (SESUG), as well as at SAS Global Forum conferences. Ryan has a BS in Computer Information Systems and an MS in Competitive Intelligence Systems from Robert Morris University.
Reading the book was very useful to learn about SAS Visual Analytics and, of course, SAS Viya. The thirteen chapters of this book are very dense in relevant knowledge. This is an excellent reference book on SAS Visual Analytics to keep on hand. -- Jocelyn Mercier "CGI consultant"