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The Social Science Gateway (SSG) grant has ended, please read here about ongoing availability of resources created as part of that project.

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New Survey of Business Owners Public Use Microdata Sample: 2007

The Census Bureau has released a new Survey of Business Owners (SBO) Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) for 2007. The data file is available on the SSG for users with compute accounts. The data structure for the confidential microdata, which can be accessed exclusively in the Census RDC, is replicated on the SSG in the [...]

Zero-obs for Ownership Change Database (OCD) available on SSG

Zero-obs files for the Ownership Change Database (OCD) are now available on VirtualRDC's SSG compute nodes. [...]

Call for Papers: 2011 RDC Conference, Sept 15 in Minneapolis

The Minnesota Census Research Data Center (MnRDC) welcomes paper and poster proposals for the 2011 Census Research Data Center Annual Research [...]

SBO/CBO and QFR zero obs datasets now available on the VirtualRDC

Thanks to the Census Bureau, the zero-obs versions of the Survey of Business Owners (SBO) and the Quarterly Financial Reports (QFR) are now available when logged on to the compute nodes. You will find them under

[/ssgprojects/virtualrdc]/economic/cbo/microdata [/ssgprojects/virtualrdc]/economic/qfr/microdata

where [...] is the part of the location that is specific to the VirtualRDC, and the remaining [...]

NSF01 next attempt at storage migration (updated)

After having resolved contractual maintenance issues, the next attempt to migrate the NSF01 storage from the older storage array to the newer (supported) array has been tentatively [...]