COMPUTING AND TECHNOLOGY SERVICES

Campus licensed software available for teaching & research

SPSS (Windows, OS X)

SPSS is a computer program used primarily for statistical analysis.

On Campus

Teaching/research use only- can be used on institutionally-owned computers,  which are connected to the College network (via wired or wireless).  Contact the Computing Help Desk chd@buffalostate.edu, 716-878-4357 to request an installation.

Off Campus

Can be purchased and used on institutionally-owned computers.  These licenses are purchased on an as-needed basis, generally only for teaching and research.  Contact the Computing Help Desk chd@buffalostate.edu, 716-878-4357 for a consultation on your SPSS needs and to initiate the purchase.

SAS (Windows)

SAS is computer software used for working with data.  It is a programmable integrated system of software for accessing, managing, analyzing, and reporting data.

Teaching and research use - SAS can be installed on any College owned computer. Contact the Computing Help Desk chd@buffalostate.edu, 716-878-4357 to request an installation.

Administrative use - If SAS is a necessary in your job responsibilities, contact the Computing Help Desk chd@buffalostate.edu, 716-878-4357 for a consultation on your SAS needs and to initiate the purchase.

Mathematica (Windows, OS X)

Mathematica is a computational software program used in scientific, engineering, and mathematical fields and other areas of technical computing.

College-owned devices - contact the Computing Help Desk chd@buffalostate.edu, 716-878-4357 to request an installation.

Faculty, staff and students home-use download available at  http://www.buffalostate.edu/cts/software.xml

ESRI GIS software (Windows)

ESRI is a software development and services company providing Geographic Information System (GIS) software and geodatabase management applications.

On Campus

Can be used on institutionally-owned computers, which are connected to the College network (via wired).  Contact the Computing Help Desk chd@buffalostate.edu, 716-878-4357 to request an installation.

Other

ESRI offers many products in the software suite. For more information, including products available - http://www.itec.suny.edu/scacad/esri/. Please contact the Computing Help Desk chd@buffalostate.edu ,716-878-4357 for a consultation on your ESRI needs. 

Minitab (Windows)

Minitab is a tool for teaching statistics, it  is a general purpose statistical software package designed for easy interactive use. Minitab is well suited for instructional applications and is most popular as a teaching tool; however, it is also powerful enough to be used as a primary tool for analyzing research data.

College-owned devices - contact the Computing Help Desk chd@buffalostate.edu, 716-878-4357 to request an installation.

Faculty, staff and student home-use.  Download available at http://www.buffalostate.edu/cts/software.xml