viernes, 27 de octubre de 2006
Open source software, since it is inherently extensible, offers unparalleled opportunities to the researcher to do cutting edge research. Because it is free, it offers opportunities to the student or practictioner on a limited budget. This list concentrates on statistical packages that offer high-level statistical functions and that make source code freely available. A number of software companies offer academic discounts, limited trials or other closed but usable software.