Available Software

The following software titles are either found on SSC lab machines, servers or are of general interest to our faculty, staff and students. Additional software information can be found at:

Software on SSC Lab Machines

The software titles listed in the table below are found on all SSC lab machines. Click on the software name for more information. If you have any problems with any of these programs at SSC, please inform the front desk.

Adobe Acrobat DC
Plug-in reader to view files that are in PDF format. 

ArcGIS
Program for desktop geographic information analysis and mapping.

Data Desk
Data Desk brings fast, easy-to-use visual analysis to your desktop with its powerful tools for data exploration.

EcoBeaker
EcoBeaker is the a program for teaching environmental science, ecology, and evolution.

ENVI
ENVI is a powerful, easy to use remote sensing software package.

EViews
A forecasting and econometric analysis software program. 

FileZilla 
Open-source (GNU GPL) FTP client for Windows, Mac OS X and GNU/Linux.

Gauss
GAUSS is a scientific data analysis and visualization package for efficiently solving large scale problems.

GeoDa
GeoDa is a free, open source, cross-platform software program that serves as an introduction to spatial data analysis.

Gephi
Gephi is an interactive visualization and exploration platform for all kinds of networks and complex systems, dynamic and hierarchical graphs.

Gretl
Is a cross-platform software package for econometric analysis, written in the C programming language.

HLM
HLM offers unprecedented flexibility in modeling multilevel and longitudinal data.

Mathcad
With its easy-to-use scratchpad interface, instant recalculation advantages, and open architecture supporting .NET and native XML format, Mathcad speeds you to personal and organizational productivity.

Mathematica 
A software system for numerical, symbolic, and graphical computations and visualization.

MATLAB 
MATLAB allows users to produce the following objectives: algorithm, analysis, graph, report, and simulation.

Microsoft Office 2016
An integrated suite of applications from Microsoft, which include Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.

MinGW
A complete Open Source programming tool set which is suitable for the development of native MS-Windows applications.

MPlus
The Mplus Base program estimates models with continuous latent variables representing factors and random effects. It provides factor analysis models, path analysis models, structural equation models (SEM), and growth models.

Netdraw
Netdraw is a program for drawing social networks.

Netlogo
NetLogo is a programmable modeling environment for simulating natural and social phenomena.  It is particularly well suited for modeling complex systems developing over time.

NodeXL Excel Template
NodeXL Excel Template is a free, open source template for Microsoft Excel that makes it easy to explore network graphs.

Notepad++
Source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages.

Processing
Processing is a programming language, development environment, and online community.

Python
Python is a dynamic object-oriented programming language that can be used for many kinds of software development.

QGIS
QGIS is a user friendly open source Geographic Information System (GIS) which provides a continuously growing number of capabilities provided by core functions and plugins.

R
R is a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics.

SAS
The SAS System is an integrated suite of software for enterprise-wide information delivery functioning on four data-driven tasks common to virtually any application — data access, data management, data analysis and data presentation.

Sophos
Sophos Anti-Virus protects your network, desktop and even remote laptop computers from the latest viruses, Trojans, worms and spyware.

SPSS
SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences) is a comprehensive, integrated system for data manipulation and statistical data analysis.

Stata
Stata is a programmable, statistical software for Windows.

StatTransfer 
Application used to move data between worksheets, databases and statistical packages.

STELLA  
STELLA allows you to quickly create system diagrams that can be simulated over time, where you can also test hypotheses and policy interventions repeatedly until you achieve the outcomes desired.

SUDAAN 
SUDAAN is a single program comprising a family of analytic procedures.

Tinn-R
Tinn-R is a modified version of Tinn that is designed to make the eding and execution of R code simple and easy.

Topofusion 
TopoFusion is GPS Mapping software for Windows.

TradeStation
TradeStation allows for fundamental and technical analysis of financial markets, and for direct access online trading across multiple asset classes.

Ucinet
A comprehensive package for the analysis of social network data as well as other 1-mode and 2-mode data. 

X-Win32
X-Win32 is the most versatile PC X Server for displaying remote Unix and Linux desktops and individual X applications.

Zambezi Software

Adobe Acrobat
ArcGIS
CutePDF
Data Desk
ENVI
GAUSS
GlobalSCAPE
HLM
JAGS
MapInfo Professional
MathCad
MATLAB
Microsoft Office
Mplus
Python
R
Sophos
Stata
Start/Transfer
TrueCrypt
Ucinet
WinBUGS14
Wolfram Mathematica