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Windows Site Licenses
SAS 9.4 (TS1M1, June 2014), is available for Windows 8, Windows 7, Server 2008 or Server 2012. SAS 9.3 users are advised to upgrade to SAS 9.4 to avoid problems with old versions of Java required for SAS 9.3. Windows XP is not supported for SAS 9.4. There are some minor compatibility issues between 32-bit and 64-bit SAS. 32-bit version can be installed on 64-bit machines. See SAS Downloads for more about choosing 32-bit or 64-bit SAS.

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 SAS/Online Tutor has been replaced by SAS e-Learning.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 OIT site license.

IBM SPSS Statistics 22 Premium (July, 2014) is being distributed by download. You need to get a license from OIT 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.

Systat 13.1 Due to shrinking number of users, Systat site license was dicontinued July 2014. Options for Systat users...

Origin Pro (April 2012) - Origin Pro is available on the Amherst campus. Distribution is by download. Installation requires a license number and access code.

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
IBM SPSS Statistics 22 Premium (July, 2014) for MAC OS 10.7 or higher is being distributed by download. You need to get a license from OIT to enable the software.

Macintosh users with Intel-based systems who want to use SAS or Minitab software through OIT site licenses are advised to use BootCamp, Parallels Desktop, VMWare, or similar Windows virtual machine software.

Linux Site License
SAS 9.4 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 update 4, or Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 is available through OIT's SAS site license. SAS does not support other Linux implementations.

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 OIT to enable the software.

Technical Support
OIT provides technical support only for installation and license renewal of site licensed software. Contact Eva Goldwater, 413-545-2949.

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.

Downloads

Minitab License Manager (FlexNet Connect 6.1) security patch
SAS Universal Viewer

SPSS Legacy Viewer

SPSS Statistics 22.0.0.1 Patch

SPSS Statistics 21.0.0.2 Patch
Epi Info
R

Patches & Updates

IBM SPSS Statistics 22 patches

April 2014: IBM SPSS Statistics FIx Pack 1 (22.0.0.1) . Download and installation instructions

IBM SPSS Statistics 21 patches

November 2013: IBM SPSS Statistics FIx Pack 2 (21.0.0.2) . Download and installation instructions

IBM SPSS Statistics 20 patches

February 2012: IBM SPSS Statistics FIx Pack 1 (20.0.0.1) . Download and installation instructions

 

 

 

 
   


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