Current Software Releases
Windows Site Licenses
SAS/Spectraview was "retired" with SAS 9.1.3.. SAS/Online Tutor has been replaced by SAS e-Learning.
SAS 9.1.3 is no longer being distributed. SAS 9.1.3 users are encouraged to upgrade to 9.4. There is no cost for the upgrade, if your license is up-to-date.
Minitab 17 (March, 2014) is now available through UMass IT site license.
IBM SPSS Statistics 22 Premium (July, 2014) is being distributed by download. You need to get a license from UMass IT to enable the software. Users who received licenses to SPSS Statistics under the earlier site license can upgrade to SPSS Statistics Premium by paying the difference between the price of the older site licensed products and the new Premium products - $50 for new licenses, $35 for annual renewals. Starting with 2015 renewals, all users are required to upgrade to SPSS Statistics Premium. SPSS patches for earlier releases.
Stata/SE (January 2015) is available through UMass IT site license. A limited number of Stata/MP licenses are also available.
Systat 13.1 Due to shrinking number of users, Systat site license was dicontinued July 2014. Options for Systat users...
NVivo (December 2012) - NVivo qualitative analysis software is available on the Amherst campus, for research and instructional use only. Distribution is by download. Activation requires a license key, which must be renewed annually.
Macintosh Site License
Macintosh users with Intel-based systems who want to use SAS or Minitab software through UMass IT site licenses are advised to use BootCamp, Parallels Desktop, VMWare, or similar Windows virtual machine software.
Linux Site License
IBM SPSS Statistics 22 Premium (July, 2014) for Debian 6 or Red Hat Enterprise 5 or 6 is being distributed by download. You need to get a license from UMass IT to enable the software.
See Statistical Software, Workshops and Resources for information on getting started. Individual consulting on software usage and statistical questions is available through the Biostatistics Consulting Center.
Patches & Updates
April 2014: IBM SPSS Statistics FIx Pack 1 (184.108.40.206) . Download and installation instructions
IBM SPSS Statistics 21 patches
November 2013: IBM SPSS Statistics FIx Pack 2 (220.127.116.11) . Download and installation instructions
IBM SPSS Statistics 20 patches
February 2012: IBM SPSS Statistics FIx Pack 1 (18.104.22.168) . Download and installation instructions
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