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SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences)

(in statistics) a computer program often used in research in clinical nursing for the analysis of complex data from large samples.
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Once created, questionnaires can be printed and filled out by hand, answered online in a browser or completed on-screen by operators using SPSS Data Entry Builder or SPSS Data Entry Station.
SPSS Data Entry Enterprise Server organizes and stores all data, no matter how it is collected, in a central location where it is immediately ready for analysis with SPSS Base.
SPSS was positioned in the Leaders Quadrant of key industry analyst firm Gartner Inc.
Schroeck was among the featured speakers at the sales kickoff meeting that introduced SPSS corporate strategies, roadmaps and product enhancements to key sales force members.
Information Builders was recognized as Complementary Software Partner of the Year for enabling SPSS to bring innovative analytic offerings to market in areas like syndromic surveillance, student retention and law enforcement analysis.
With the support of SPSS technology, Design Forum was able to understand the important attributes of each consumer and tailor each project to the specific needs of that consumer.
Both programs will pilot SPSS technology to locate fundamental resources and personnel.
SPSS predictive analytics software is also now being harnessed by state and local law enforcement agencies.
RIA turned to SPSS Dimensions(TM), a comprehensive software application suite for survey design, data collection, data management, analysis and reporting of survey research results.
With the release of version 14, SPSS is clearly moving into the enterprise space.
CHICAGO -- SPSS (NASDAQ:SPSS), a worldwide leader of predictive analytics software, today announced that Greenwich Associates, a leading international research-based financial services consulting firm, has significantly improved its market research operations using SPSS software.
CHICAGO -- Japan's Yamagata Bank has selected SPSS (NASDAQ:SPSS) predictive analytics software to significantly enhance its housing credit system.