Mathematical and Statistical Software
UBC IT offers the following mathematical and statistical software products:
Available to faculty and staff. MATLAB is a language for technical computing that combines numeric computation, advanced graphics and visualization, and a high-level programming language. MATLAB is the natural environment for analysis, algorithm prototyping, and application development. It is available for Windows, Sun, Mac OSX, and Linux platforms.
Available to staff, faculty, and students at both campuses. SAS is a software suite of products for business intelligence, business analytics, data warehousing, and data mining used to gather, manage, and analyze large amounts of information.
Available to staff, faculty, and students. S-PLUS is the premier solution for exploratory data analysis and statistical modeling. With over 3,800 data analysis functions, including the most comprehensive set of robust and modern methods available anywhere, S-PLUS allows you to perform more insightful analysis, create revealing graphics and make more informed business decisions.
Available to faculty and staff. SPSS is an advanced statistical package for the Social Sciences. It is available for Windows and Mac.
Mathematica is a computational software program used in scientific, engineering, financial, and mathematical fields and other areas of technical computing. It is available for Mac, WIndows, Linux/Unix/Solaris platforms.
Maple is a powerful mathematical problem-solving and visualization system used worldwide in education, research, and industry. Whether you need to do quick calculations, develop design sheets, teach fundamental concepts, or produce sophisticated high-fidelity simulation models, Maple’s world-leading computation engine offers the breadth and depth to handle every type of mathematics.