Every scientist has to be a statistician these days, but not every scientist wants to be.
There are a lot of reasons to enthuse about the new release of Mathematica; across the board and not least (from my point of view) the statistics and probability coverage.
With the latest incremental version update (8.1 to 8.5, now at service release 1), OriginLab’s increasingly versatile data graphics package sees useful improvements and new developments in a number of areas.
Felix Grant takes a look at the latest version of VSNi's GenStat.
Felix Grant reviews the bibliographic reference handler that doubles up as an information manager.
Felix Grant reviews the latest iteration of Minitab's flagship statistics package.
Felix Grant reviews the latest upgrades to Maplesoft's flagship computer algebra package and its high profile simulation sibling.
Felix Grant reviews Origin and OriginPro 8.1.
Felix Grant reviews the recently released MathType 6.6.
Felix Grant finds that the latest version of Systat's statistical software shows evolution of capability and usability.
Felix Grant tests the latest iteration of VSNi's statistical package, GenStat 12.
Felix Grant reviews Grapher 8, the latest update to the page-oriented technical graphics software produced by Golden Software.
Robert Roe looks at research from the University of Alaska that is using HPC to change the way we look at the movement of ice sheets
Robert Roe talks to cooling experts to find out what innovation lies ahead for HPC users