Statistical Software Survey
Table 1

Product Vendor Year First Version was Released Software Description Targeted Market
AcaStat AcaStat Software 1999 Easy to use statistical software Education and business
StatCalc AcaStat Software 1999 Create and compare summary statistics, develop confidence intervals, and verify hand calculations. Education and business
Autobox Automatic Forecasting Systems 1976 Automatic Modeling&Forecasting, Adapts to level shifts, outliers, seasonal pulses, trends, lead/lags of causals Any market - Forecasting, Data Cleansing, Promotion Response, Early Warning Systems
ExpertFit Averill M. Law & Associates, Inc. 1983 ExpertFit allows you to determine automatically and accurately which probability distribution best represents a data set. manufacturing, defense, healthcare, education
XLMiner Analysis ToolPak Frontline Systems Inc. 2014 Working in Excel Online and Google Sheets, XLMiner ATP provides all the functions of the Analysis ToolPak in Microsoft Excel. Broad commercial use and higher education
XLMiner Pro / Platform Frontline Systems Inc. 2011 XLMiner provides powerful, easy to use data mining, text mining, forecasting and predictive analytics in Microsoft Excel. Business analysts using Excel across all industries, MBA education
Analytic Solver Pro / Platform Frontline Systems Inc. 2013 Integrated data mining, text mining, forecasting, simulation/risk analysis, conventional and stochastic optimization in Excel Business analysts using Excel across all industries, MBA education
Stat::Fit Geer Mountain Software Corp. 1995 Statistically fits to your data the most useful analytical distribution and exports into specific forms for simulation Simulation and Modeling, Risk Assessment, Reliability, Quality, Engineering and Financial Management
IBM SPSS Statistics IBM

BM SPSS Statistics is an integrated family of products that addresses the entire analytical process. Applicable across a wide variety of markets
iData MJC2 1995 Demand forecasting, capacity planning, real-time monitoring, performance evaluation and MIS reporting capabilities Retail, logistics, manufacturing, supply chain
Oracle Crystal Ball Oracle 1988 Oracle Crystal Ball is a spreadsheet-based application for predictive modeling, forecasting, simulation, and optimization All industries, including Manufacturing, Finance, Oil, Gas, and Energy, Government, and Pharmaceuticals
JMP SAS Institute, Inc. 1989 JMP is powerful statistical analysis software linked with interactive graphics, in memory and on the desktop. JMP is used by scientists and engineers in a variety of industries, worldwide. Also used in academia and government sectors.
JMP Pro SAS Institute, Inc. 1989 JMP Pro is version of JMP that includes advanced analytics tools for predictive modeling, analysis and visualization. JMP Pro is used by professionals in many industries and government sectors, worldwide. Also included in academic licenses.
Optimal Scientist Software Package Transpower Corpoation 1993 Design and analysis of optimal experiments and general purpose graph program business, industry, academia
Unistat Statistical Package Unistat Ltd 1984 Comprehensive statistical software package that can also work as Excel add-in, featuring presentation-quality reporting. General purpose including biomedical, pharmaceutical, financial and market research.

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