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[ECCO] [SDS] SAS queue introduced, SAS software limited to one node

As previously announced, we have reduced our SAS licenses to one server on ECCO, one server on SDS. A new job submission queue (ECCO queues, SDSx queues) will route jobs to the appropriate [...]

[ECCO][SDS] Default version of SAS changed to 9.4

We have changed the default version for SAS to 9.4. [...]

[SDS] [ECCO] Upcoming changes to SAS on compute nodes

It is license renewal season. In order to reduce our licensing expenditures on SAS, we are removing the ability to run SAS on any node.Convenience scripts (qsas, menu entry) will be updated, and should "just work". Those using custom qsub scripts will need to submit those to a 'sas' queue on ECCO or SDSx in [...]

[ECCO] Bug in QWI SAS dataset (R2014Q1) [updated]

Thanks to an alert user, we detected a bug in the SAS readin code used on ECCO for the QWI CSV files. The variable industry was miscoded as demogrp. The files are being regenerated. [Update: they are now available]

[ECCO] New command 'module' to manage software on ECCO

We have installed a new tool to manage varying software environments: module. Upcoming R and Matlab upgrades will require the use of that command in your qsub jobs (point-and-click interactive sessions will be automatically updated). [...]