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Gives and overview of the IT support at the Faculty of Economics, with specific reference to software for analyzing and 'manipulating' data.

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Datasets powerpoint

  1. 1. “Show me the data!” Faculty provided software and how to access it Craig Peacock – IT Manager Faculty of Economics
  2. 2. Overview • Software available on public computers • Software you can access remotely • Software you can install on your own computer • Help
  3. 3. Software available on public computers • Managed Cluster Service (MCS) workstations in Faculty and 24 Colleges • Matlab • Stata • EViews • Excel • R • Mathematica • SPSS
  4. 4. Software you can access remotely • Austin Remote Desktop Server • austin.ad.econ.cam.ac.uk • Can be accessed from both Windows and Mac computers, anywhere with an internet connection • Step-by-step instructions on our website • Matlab, Stata, EViews, Matlab, Gauss, OxMetrics, RATS
  5. 5. Software you can install on your own computer • Matlab (free through the University) • Mathematica (free through the University) • Eviews (reduced price through the University - £80) • Stata (reduced price through the University - ~£150) • R (Freeware) • Excel
  6. 6. Help! • If you have a problem or question – ASK! • Email - it@econ.cam.ac.uk • Phone - 48160 • In person - Room 53, Third Floor • Website - www.econ.cam.ac.uk/computing
  7. 7. Help! • If you have a problem or question – ASK! • Email - it@econ.cam.ac.uk • Phone - 48160 • In person - Room 53, Third Floor • Website - www.econ.cam.ac.uk/computing

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