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.
Software for Zambezi, on Windows 2008 platform.
Software for the Social Sciences Computing labs, on Windows 7 platform.
Adobe Acrobat Reader 11
Plug-in reader to view files that are in PDF format. Win7/2008
Program for desktop geographic information analysis and mapping. Win7/2008
Data Desk 7.0
Data Desk 6 brings fast, easy-to-use visual analysis to your desktop with its powerful tools for data exploration. Win7/2008
EcoBeaker is the a program for teaching environmental science, ecology, and evolution. Win7/2008
ENVI is a powerful, easy to use remote sensing software package. Win7/2008
A forecasting and econometric analysis software program. Win7
Gephi is an interactive visualization and exploration platform for all kinds of networks and complex systems, dynamic and hierarchical graphs.
GeoDa is a free, open source, cross-platform software program that serves as an introduction to spatial data analysis.
GAUSS is a scientific data analysis and visualization package for efficiently solving large scale problems. Win7/2008
HLM 7 offers unprecedented flexibility in modeling multilevel and longitudinal data.
MapInfo Professional 11.0
A desktop mapping software package. Win7/2008
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. Win7/2008
A software system for numerical, symbolic, and graphical computations and visualization. Win7/2008
MATLAB allows users to produce the following objectives: algorithm, analysis, graph, report, and simulation. Win7/2008
Microsoft Internet Explorer 11.0.9
Microsoft’s Internet browser program for accessing the World Wide Web. Win7/2008
Microsoft Office 2016
An integrated suite of applications from Microsoft, which include Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access. Win7/2008
Mozilla Firefox 47.0.1
Mozilla Firefox is a free, open source web browser. Win7/2008
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. Win7 (Limited)
Netdraw is a program for drawing social networks.
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 2014
NodeXL Excel Template 2014 is a free, open source template for Microsoft Excel 2007, 2010 and 2013 that makes it easy to explore network graphs.
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.
Quicktime is a multimedia technology architecture enabling products from Apple and third parties. Win7/2008
R is a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics. Win7/2008
ROXIO Easy CD-Creator
ROXIO allows you to burn CDs with its easy to use software and interface. Win7
Samba is an Open Source/Free Software suite that provides seamless file and print services to SMB/CIFS clients.
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. Win7
Sophos Anti-Virus protects your network, desktop and even remote laptop computers from the latest viruses, Trojans, worms and spyware.
SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences) is a comprehensive, integrated system for data manipulation and statistical data analysis. Win7 (Limited)
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.
Stata is a programmable, statistical software for Windows. Win7/2008
Application used to move data between worksheets, databases and statistical packages. unavailable
SUDAAN is a single program comprising a family of analytic procedures. Win7
TopoFusion is GPS Mapping software for Windows. Win7
TradeStation allows for fundamental and technical analysis of financial markets, and for direct access online trading across multiple asset classes.
A comprehensive package for the analysis of social network data as well as other 1-mode and 2-mode data. Win7/2008
Windows Media Player 12.0.7
Windows Media player is an all in one player for audio formats and video formats. Win7/2008
Open-source (GNU GPL) FTP client for Windows, Mac OS X and GNU/Linux. Win7
Is a cross-platform software package for econometric analysis, written in the C programming language. Win7
A complete Open Source programming tool set which is suitable for the development of native MS-Windows applications, Win7
Source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. Win7
Processing 1.2.1 1.2.1
Processing is a programming language, development environment, and online community. Win7
Quantum GIS Lisboa 1.8.0
Quantum GIS provides a continously growing number of capabilities provided by core functions and plugins. Win7
Tinn-R is a modified version of Tinn that is designed to make the eding and execution of R code simple and easy. Win7
UCINET 6 for Windows is a software package for the analysis of social network data. It comes with the NetDraw network visualization tool.
Windows Media Player
Windows Media player is an all in one player for audio formats and video formats. Win7
X-Win32 is the most versatile PC X Server for displaying remote Unix and Linux desktops and individual X applications.