SAS

SAS (originally, Statistical Analysis Software) is an integrated system of software applications for data entry, retrieval, management and mining; report writing and graphics; statistical analysis; and business planning, forecasting and decision support.

Platforms: Windows, Linux

Vendor Information: SAS Institute, Inc. and SAS Technical Support and SAS Knowledge Base


Access

  • Northeastern-managed computers: Available on allĀ ITS-managed lab and faculty/staff Northeastern-managedĀ computers under Start > All Programs > SAS. Also available for installation on faculty/staff computers through Start > All Programs > Microsoft System Center > Software Center
  • Student personal computers: myNEU > Self-Service > Study and Course Resources > Software Downloads
  • Faculty/staff personal computers: myNEU > Services and Links > Faculty/Staff Services > Software Downloads
  • Research computing

NOTE: The SAS license expires annually in August. SAS software in the NUnet imaged lab computers will renew automatically. Software locally installed will require the user to update the SAS installation data (SID) file which may be found in Software Downloads under the version installed. Select the License Renewal to download renewal documentation and the new SID file. For older versions of SAS that are no longer being distributed in Software Downloads, the new SID file and renewal documentation can be obtained by contacting the ITS Service Desk at 617.373.4357 (xHELP).


All users of Northeastern University-owned/-managed/-licensed computers, networks, systems and software, are responsible for being familiar with and adhering to the Appropriate Use Policy (AUP).

 

Updated May 2015