SAS OnDemand for Academics provides a no-cost online delivery model to professors for teaching and students for learning data management and analytics. By connecting to a SAS server in the cloud, users access the analytical power of SAS software through a user-friendly, point-and-click interface.
Save time and money.
The software is available at no-cost to professors teaching a class and their students. The software is accessed over the Web, so you won't need to buy large-scale hardware, dedicate university IT staff or perform complex configurations to get up and running.
Immediately use the latest SAS software.
Once you've registered, you can use the software and start learning. The processing takes place on a SAS-hosted, secure server and results are returned to the user immediately.
Secure your data through hosted, back-end processing.
Access the software from any location at virtually any time where a high-speed Internet connection can be established. SAS secures the data for you.
Gain SAS programming expertise.
Students will build and expand on SAS programming/usage skills through completing courses where SAS is provided, making them more competitive in the job market.
Access to online support site.
Utilize reference materials, data, trainer materials, publications, online documentation, Live Web courses, tutorials and e-learning at http://support.sas.com/ondemand/.
Leverage teaching materials
SAS Education provides certain teaching materials free of charge to instructors at degree-granting academic institutions. These materials include an electronic copy of course notes, slides, and in some cases, code and data.