Stata is software for statistical analysis and presentation, simulations, etc. The program is widely used in several research areas. The IT department has access to a number of licenses units at UiB can rent.
Departments at UiB can hire license for the latest version of Stata IC for employees to use on Windows, Mac or Linux. Otherwise, contact Alfasoft for prices. The licenses are administered by the IT department and you have only the right to use licenses as long as one pays maintenance for the licenses. (See further down on the termination of the license)
Prices and license types
Licensing is based on a one-time cost in addition to annual maintenance costs that are billed to the department using the licenses. As long as the department pays maintenance for the license you will be able to use the latest version of Stata IC.
Prices are as follows (all prices are inclusive of VAT):
- Network licenses cost 307, -. These licenses should only be installed on PC-labs etc.
- Single User License costs 848, -. Single User License can be installed on up to three computers as long as the computers belong to the same user. The program must not be used simultaneously on several machines with the same license. If a Single User License is only used on one machine the program can be used by several people on this machine. DVD may be available from the IT department for installation on machines that are not managed by the IT department.
All licenses must have a maintenance license as well. It costs 216, - per year regardless of the type of license one has. When new version of STATA is available, there shall not be paid extra to have the right to use this.