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Chris Hemedinger
Worked at SAS Institute
Attended State University of New York at Potsdam
Lives in Raleigh, NC
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Boaty McBoatface voting data: shows that Boaty is leading the next highest contender 10:1.  Tough to beat!
In a voting contest, is it possible for a huge population to get behind a ridiculous candidate with such force that no other contestant can possibly catch up?
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+SAS Software is a 39 year old software company. Their reputation for customer support is stellar. Their approach to online community is equally impressive. On episode 82 I feature +Chris Hemedinger and Shelley Sessoms sharing their story of growth and community. #onlinecommunity   #sbeshow   #podcast  
This podcast features Chris Hemedinger and Shelley Sessoms, two SAS employees whose efforts can be seen on the SAS Support Communities. As Senior Manager of Online Communities, Chris leads the team of three Community Managers including Shelley. The SAS Support Communities complement their technical support team and are not meant to replace it. In this episode, you’ll discover how the re-energized community plays a pivotal role in their customer s...
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"Take it easy ladies.  There are plenty of me(s) to go around."

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Along with my wife and daughter, I'm riding in Bike MS to raise funds for multiple sclerosis research and support.  I could use your support!  It's for a great cause.  MS affects several friends of mine -- and probably people you know too!  Help us to beat back this disease.
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Thanks for the plug, Andy! I hope the article (and the feature) prove helpful to many.
As I said in yesterday's My 2013 Top Ten article, I think that metadata-bound libraries (introduced in V9.3 maintenance 2) are one of the most significant SAS enhancements for some time. It seems SAS's Chris Hemedinger agrees...
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Here are links to 11 SAS Enterprise Guide custom tasks that are free to download, easy to install, and so useful that even the most finicky SAS user will soon find them indispensable. #sastips  
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Here's the scoop: SAS and SAS Enterprise Guide on Windows 8 and 8.1.  Bonus tidbit about 32-bit support.
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Dad can now cross off "get featured on FOX News" from his bucket list.  A perfect storm of media coverage brought his 1969 8mm footage of a "dry" Niagara Falls to the forefront.
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It goes beyond just the II reasons of "Super Bowl" and clock faces.
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To thousands of end users around the world, SAS® Enterprise Guide is a productivity tool for data management, analytics, reporting and SAS programming.
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Awesome rendition of "You Sexy Thing".  I dig the "make out moves" (and the new logo is pretty sweet too).

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Andy, here's my treatment of this topic of "closing the LIBNAME loophole": http://blogs.sas.com/content/sasdummy/2013/12/24/metadata-bound-libraries/
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Nice article Chris. I like the analogy with kids finding the most lenient route to a treat!
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Principal Technical Architect
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    SAS technical consultant, author, blogger
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Raleigh, NC
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Raleigh, NC - Buffalo, NY - Kingston, NY - Potsdam, NY
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SAS author, consultant, customer advocate. Buffalo native in Raleigh, NC. Dad to 3 daughters.
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Google+ says "put info here so people know they've found the correct Chris".  I'd say if you were looking for a Chris Hemedinger, you found the correct one.
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Co-author of SAS For Dummies, author of Creating Custom Tasks for SAS Enterprise Guide using Microsoft .NET
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  • State University of New York at Potsdam
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