Robert Allison
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The Graph Guy!

Robert has worked at SAS for over 20 years, and is perhaps the foremost expert in creating custom graphs using SAS/GRAPH. His educational background is in Computer Science, and he holds a BS, MS, and PhD from NC State University. He is the author of several conference papers, has won a few graphic competitions, and has written a book (SAS/GRAPH: Beyond the Basics).

Recent Posts

Do you trust statistics?

One of my favorite quotes is: "You can't believe everything you read on the Internet" - Abe Lincoln, 1868. And ... Read More

How to use SAS software to capture Pokémon!

With the Pokémon Go craze sweeping the world, techies and programmers are looking to apply their skills to gain an advantage ... Read More

Putting the US in the EU ... bucking the Brexit trend!

What would it be like if the US was in the EU? I don't know how that would work out ... Read More

Pokémon: Gotta graph 'em all!

So, how many different Pokémon have you caught - and more importantly, how many different kinds are still out there that ... Read More

Graphical analysis of all the important Pokémon data!

Are you caught up in the recent Pokémon Go craze? Or maybe just trying to figure out what all the ... Read More

What to include in your website

What information should you make easily available from the top page of your website? This Venn diagram might help you decide! ... Read More

Apparently the cool kids don't smoke any more

I've noticed fewer and fewer people smoking these days, and was wondering who the last holdouts are. Let's run some ... Read More

Does this graph make you feel old ... or young?

They say age is a relative thing. With this graph, you can tell how old (or young) you are, relative ... Read More

Could I get a Brexit map over here, please!?!

With the recent vote for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union being all over the news, I was ... Read More

Are there Zika mosquitoes in your county?

Let's create a souped-up SAS map that can track Zika-carrying mosquitoes down to the county level, in the US! A ... Read More