UAB IT has purchased a SAS Campus Wide license that will provide University users free download access to many of the SAS analytics tools. Information on availability and licensing can be found in the tabs below.
NOTE about SAS-JMP: JMP is not covered under UAB IT's SAS offering. However, the School of Public Health maintains a license for SAS-JMP. If you are interested in pricing/licensing for the JMP product please contact Kip Phillips at email@example.com. Payment must be made with internal requisition or cash/check.
What is Available?
The SAS Campus Wide license is an integrated system of software products which enables large-scale solutions and allows programmers to perform the following and more: Retrieval, Data Management, and Data Mining; Report writing and graphics; Statistical Analysis; Business Planning, Forecasting, and Decision support; Operations Research and Project Management; Quality Improvement; Applications Development; Data Warehousing (extract, transform, load); Platform Independent and Remote Computing; IT Management; Human Resource Management; Business intelligence; Customer Relationship Management.
How to Obtain SoftwareThis software is available for download through Kivuto's 'On-the-Hub' online service to full-time faculty, staff and students.Order Now
(note: logon and select SAS from the dropdown menu). You will be required to enter your Blazerid, strong password and accept the “License and Usage Terms”. SAS requires that this software be used for Teaching/Research only as described here: software used for purposes of classroom instruction, academic research and course work primarily related to customer's post-secondary degree requirements. If you need a SAS Administrarive license, please contact AskIT for more information.
Annual Renewal Info
SAS will provide upgrades every year to the latest version; this software should be available for download by November 1st. SAS licenses expire annually on December 31st; if the version is not upgraded to the latest verstion.SAS downloads 1 thru 3 (on the IT Software Library download site) have the images needed for your installation. SAS “4 of 4” will provide the INI File needed to license the software. Installation instructions are provided with the software download documentation.