## statistical computing

What software is available for use on KillDevil?

**Description:** What software is available for use on KillDevil? A list of available mathematical and statistical software supported by Research Computing group is available from the Mathematical and Statistical Applications page. In addition to those packages, many other software packages and tools provided in our AFS package space can be used on KillDevil. Available packages are […]

**» Subjects:** Math and Stat Applications, Research Computing
**» Tags:** killdevil, statistical computing

Matlab – Common FAQs

**Description:** Table of Contents How do I install Matlab? How do I install Matlab to make Matlab check out licenses from the UNC license servers? If I have an existing installation of Matlab and receive a new PLP code, how do I apply this new code? Will Matlab run on Mac OS? Why do I receive […]

**» Subjects:** Math and Stat Applications, Research Computing
**» Tags:** Java, Macintosh, Matlab, statistical computing

How do I get an account on research computing cluster?

**Description:** How do I get an account on KillDevil, Longleaf or Dogwood? Faculty, staff, undergrad and graduate students can subscribe to services through the Onyen Services page. Click on the “Subscribe to Services”. After you subscribe to a servcie, an account will be created for you, and you will be notified by email. To learn more […]

**» Subjects:** Math and Stat Applications, Research Computing
**» Tags:** Emerald, statistical computing

Mathematical and Statistical Application – Maple

**Description:** Table of Contents Overview Installation Setting up the environment and invoking from a Research Computing server FAQs Useful links Additional help Overview Maple is a comprehensive computer system for advanced symbolic mathematics. It includes facilities for interactive algebra, calculus, discrete mathematics, graphics, numerical computation and many other areas of mathematics. It also provides a unique […]

**» Subjects:** Math and Stat Applications, Research Computing
**» Tags:** maple, research computing services, scientific computing, statistical computing

Mass Storage – Common FAQs

**Description:** What is Mass Storage? Mass Storage services are available for the long-term archiving of important research data files that will be accessed infrequently. If you are interested in backing up your hard drive, you should use the PC backup software provided by UNC instead. Only faculty, staff and graduate students may use the Mass Storage […]

**» Subjects:** Data Storage, Mass Storage
**» Tags:** cluster services, Data Storage, data warehouse, FAQ, mass storage facility, research computing services, statistical computing, tape service

Mathematical and Statistical Application – Stata

**Description:** Table of Contents Overview Installation Special Note Setting up environment and invoking from a Research Computing server Submitting Stata jobs on a Research Computing server Notes Short courses Tutorials FAQs Useful links Additional help Overview Stata is a complete, integrated statistical package for data analysis, data management, and graphics. It covers a wide range of […]

**» Subjects:** Math and Stat Applications, Research Computing
**» Tags:** research computing, Stata, statistical computing

Mathematical and Statistical Application – SAS

**Description:** Table of Contents Overview Installation Setting up environment and invoking from a Research Computing server Notes Short Courses Tutorials FAQs Manuals Useful links Additional help Overview The SAS System is a powerful programming language and a collection of ready-to-use programs called procedures. It has data access, data management, data presentation, and data analysis capabilities. Its […]

**» Subjects:** Research Computing, SAS
**» Tags:** research computing, sas, statistical computing

Mathematical and Statistical Application – SAS – Subscribing to the SUG-L (SAS Users Group) Email List

**Description:** What is SUG-L? SUG-L is a listserv-based mailing list for SAS users throughout the Research Triangle area. The list provides a way for users in the area to exchange information about SAS problems and questions. Meetings of The Research Triangle SAS Users Group (RTSUG) are announced on this list. RTSUG newsletters are posted here as […]

**» Subjects:** Research Computing, SAS
**» Tags:** sas, statistical computing

Mathematical and Statistical Application – SAS – Using SAS/INSIGHT for interactive data analysis

**Description:** Introduction Though the SAS System is a powerful tool for organizing, managing, and analyzing data, the conventional approach to using SAS limits your ability to interact directly with your data. Similarly, the command language for SAS/GRAPH is a powerful tool for visual output but is too complex and produces only static plots. SAS/INSIGHT changes all […]

**» Subjects:** Research Computing, SAS
**» Tags:** sas, statistical computing

Mathematical and Statistical Application – R – Install R Packages on the Research Computing Server

**Description:** Table of Contents Overview Install R packages on the scratch space Load R packages installed on the scratch space Additional help Overview These instructions will help users install R packages (also called libraries) to the Unix/Linux version of R on Research Computing server. These instructions require a little knowledge of Unix/Linux commands. On the […]

**» Subjects:** Math and Stat Applications, Research Computing
**» Tags:** install, libraries, packages, R, research computing, statistical computing