View LISTSERV archives

ITPSM@LISTSERV.EDUCAUSE.EDU


View:

:

[

|

Previous Message

|

Next Message

|

]

:

[

|

Previous Message

|

Next Message

|

]

:

[

|

Previous Message

|

Next Message

|

]

:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

ITPSM Home

ITPSM Home

ITPSM  2003

ITPSM 2003

Subject:

Re: SPSS Increases CSU Price by 300%

From:

Carole Hirthler <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

The EDUCAUSE Software Licensing Issues Constituent Group Listserv <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Wed, 18 Jun 2003 13:01:02 -0400

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (58 lines)

Yes, we've experienced an enormous increase for our SPSS software.
Unfortunately, like you say, it is popular so we've found the money and
paid the price.  However, we have increased our price accordingly in
our Software Distribution Center.  We're basically passing the increase
on to the customer.

On Tuesday, June 17, 2003, at 09:09 PM, Stafford Cox wrote:

> I would like to ask if other universities/colleges have received steep
> increases in the SPSS licensing fee.
>
> The California State University System SPSS fees will increase by 300%
> and we are debating the costs of doing business with such companies
> that
> appear to take advantage of their success.
>
> We have other statistical software licenses for faculty and students,
> but SPSS is popular.
>
> I'm curious as to what other universities have done in these licensing
> situations.
>
> Find the money and pay it or drop the software?
>
> Thanks in advance for any input.
>
> Stafford Cox
> Academic Computing Services
> CSULB
> [log in to unmask]
>
> **********
> Participation and subscription information for this EDUCAUSE
> Constituent Group discussion list can be found at
> http://www.educause.edu/memdir/cg/.
>
-----------------------------------
Carole Hirthler
Software Licensing
Emory University
1784 N. Decatur Road
Suite 300
Atlanta, GA  30322
Ph  404-727-0928
Fx  404-727-7159
[log in to unmask]

"What is this life if,
full of care,
We have no time to
stand and stare?"

William H. Davies
1870-1940

**********
Participation and subscription information for this EDUCAUSE Constituent Group discussion list can be found at http://www.educause.edu/memdir/cg/.

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink


Options

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password


Search Archives

Search Archives


Join or Leave ITPSM

Join or Leave ITPSM


Archives

2019
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998

ATOM RSS1 RSS2