How to use this tool?

This free online converter lets you convert code from SAS to Elixir in a click of a button. To use this converter, take the following steps -

  1. Type or paste your SAS code in the input box.
  2. Click the convert button.
  3. The resulting Elixir code from the conversion will be displayed in the output box.

Key differences between SAS and Elixir

SyntaxSAS uses a proprietary syntax that is primarily based on the DATA step and PROC step.Elixir uses a syntax that is inspired by Ruby and has a focus on readability and expressiveness.
ParadigmSAS is primarily a procedural programming language.Elixir is a functional programming language that also supports concurrent and distributed programming.
TypingSAS is a statically typed language.Elixir is a dynamically typed language.
PerformanceSAS is known for its high performance and efficiency in handling large datasets.Elixir is designed for high concurrency and scalability, but may not be as performant as SAS for certain data processing tasks.
Libraries and frameworksSAS has a wide range of built-in libraries and frameworks for data analysis, statistics, and machine learning.Elixir has a growing ecosystem of libraries and frameworks, particularly for web development and distributed systems.
Community and supportSAS has a large and established community with extensive support resources.Elixir has a smaller but passionate community with active support channels.
Learning curveSAS has a steeper learning curve due to its proprietary syntax and complex features.Elixir has a moderate learning curve, especially for developers familiar with functional programming.