Files with PARM extension might be found as part of SAS Scalable Performance Data Server and used for some sort of settings file.

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PARM file - SAS Scalable Performance Data Server LIBNAME file

What is parm file? How to open parm files?

File type specification:

Configuration file type icon Configuration file type

The PARM file extension is mainly related to SAS Scalable Performance Data Server platform and used for one of its default configuration files. Typically found as libnames.parm, these files contain the range of LIBNAME domains.

The default software associated to parm file type:

SAS Institute Inc. logoSAS Scalable Performance Server  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
SAS Institute Inc.

SAS Scalable Performance Server a data storage system that delivers subsets of information gathered from large enterprise data stores – quickly and on demand. As a result, you can be confident that your reporting and analytic applications will perform consistently and that your data integration processes will not exceed available time window, even as your enterprise data volume continues to grow.

Help how to open PARM files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension PARM:

As far as we know, this .parm file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .parm file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open parm file, edit parm file, convert parm file, view parm file, play parm file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with parm file - SAS Scalable Performance Data Server LIBNAME file

Click on the software link for more information about SAS Scalable Performance Server. SAS Scalable Performance Server uses parm file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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