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|Software Depot Installation Policy||
California State University, Long Beach has a site license for the SAS Education Analytic Suite (EAS) statistical software. It is an annual subscription coordinated by Academic Technology Services. The SAS license period is from July 1 through June 30 of each year.
The license provides SAS software for installation on university-owned computers. Software installation always requires administrative privileges of which you may not have on your university-owned computer. Please contact your division, department or college technologist for assistance. Faculty, staff and students can also install SAS on their personally owned computers that are primarily used for CSULB business.
Visit the SAS website to learn about its products and features.
The minimum system requirements for SAS 9.3 Foundation products support Vista editions targeting the business market.
SAS 9.3 also supports System 7 products with the exception of Home Basics. Also, SAS Enterprise Miner will not run on System 7 Home Premium, although the Foundation will install and run successfully.
SAS 9.3 is also supported on Windows XP Professional.
To see a complete list of SAS products that are supported on Windows Vista, visit SAS Note 20402.
SAS 9.3 can be downloaded from the Software Depot. if you have a high speed network and over 15 GB of free hard disk space. The Software Depot steps are listed below.
Users are encouraged to borrow the software at the University Library Reserve desk. The software is on three (3) DVD media due to its size. The installation steps are listed below:
See the SAS Foundation installation instructions for details.
Go to http://support.sas.com/kb/43/650.html to review the installation of 32-bit SAS 9.3 with screen captures.
Note: users with personally-owned computers are required to have an administrative account with a password other than "blank" to successfully install SAS. Your password needs to be at least eight (8) characters long for SAS to recognize it during the installation process. Contact your division, department or college technologist for assistance with installing SAS on university-owned computers.
Please submit questions, problems or suggestions regarding the SAS license.