July 21, 2016
Research Computing Resources
Here are several important updates on research computing resources at USC.
Reduced Pricing for SPSS
ITS has reduced the cost of its SPSS statistical software offering for faculty and staff. SPSS is now available to faculty and staff for an annual lease rate of $99. For more information on leasing SPSS from ITS, see itservices.usc.edu/stats/spss/orderfacstaff. If you are a student and wish to lease SPSS, see itservices.usc.edu/stats/spss/order for information on leasing the software at a discounted educational rate through our authorized IBM online retailer.
New Qualitative Data Analysis Software:
NVivo and ATLAS.ti
USC has recently expanded its research software offerings by purchasing campus-wide licenses for two qualitative data analysis (QDA) programs, NVivo and ATLAS.ti. These programs are available for free to USC faculty, students, and staff and are meant to help analyze text-based and multimedia data sets from your desktop computer.