IBM SPSS Statistics
- General Information
- License Terms
- Versions, Languages And Platforms
- Order And Dispatch of IBM SPSS Statistics Software
- Setup Notes
- Tech Support / Downloads
Representing several universities and universities for applied sciences of the states Berlin and Brandenburg the Freie Universität Berlin has signed a new state license agreement with IBM for Berlin and Brandeburg for the use of IBM SPSS Statistics software at low-cost charges and a large set of features. IBM SPSS Statistics is a universal, widespread software suite for dealing with statistical issues. This conract takes effect from 01.07.2020 till 30.09.2024.
Due to the participation of TUB in the IBM SPSS Statistics state license, we can offer IBM SPSS Statistics Software at favourable conditions and a big scope of services. IBM SPSS Statistics is a universal, widespread software package for statistic issues.
Departments and members (including
students) of TU Berlin can obtain use rights for IBM SPSS Statistics
Software for official, non-commercial use. Employees and students can
only obtain single user licenses, whereas departments of TU can order
either network use rights (server hosted by tubIT, clients have to be
part of TU network) or single user licenses. A license resp. use right
covers the right to employ the correspondent product on a single
workstation for the agreement term (until 30.09. of the current year).
Network use rights may be installed on any amount of clients but may
only be used simultaneously by as many clients as use rights have been
Both single user licenses and network use rights are time-limited and do not include an update right. Further details can be taken from conditions for the surrender of SPSS software.
Versions, Languages And Platforms
The following versions are currently available at TU:
IBM SPSS Statistics Premium Version 27.0 English and German language as single user license and network use right, for Windows, Mac and Linux. The dispatched version 27.0 of IBM SPSS Statistics Premium contains the components:
- Advanced Statistics
- Custom Tables
- Data Preparation
- Decision Trees
- Exact Test
- Missing Value
- Neural Networks
- Direct Marketing
- Complex Samples
For the following IBM SPSS
Statistics Modules licenses for single users and network use
rights are available. These licenses can be ordered independent from
the basic suite of IBM SPSS Statistics Premium 27.0.
- IBM SPSS AMOS 27.0 (English/Windows)
Licenses of IBM SPSS Statistics may not only be provided for departments of TUB but also for members of TUB (including students).
Order And Dispatch of IBM SPSS Statistics Software
Departments and members (including students) of TU can obtain time limited use rights for IBM SPSS Statistics Software using the softwareportal (see servicebox). There you can find all available products and prices. The software is provided as download. The required authorisation codes which the user needs to use for activation will be sent with the order confirmation.
Ordering products within the Softwareportal that are part of the TU license agreement constitutes a formal contract between the customer and the TU. In relation to the customer only the conditions of use as specified in the adhering contract are applicable. Products acquired within TU agreements are excluded from the right of revocation.
Detailed instructions will be dispatched with the software or can be found here:
- Single user license for
- Single user license for Mac OS X 
- Single user license for Linux 
- Network use
- Network use rights Mac OS X 
- Network use rights Linux
Tech Support / Downloads
In order to contact IBM SPSS support or to
download patches and hotfixes, please register here: