Computer News No. 126  Mar-Apr 2007

Site License Arrangement on SAS  

Computer Centre coordinates various site licensing programs for departments to acquire software at educational and discounted prices through bulk purchase arrangement.  Most of these software products are subject to annual renewal for continuing the right to use in the ensuring year or staying on the latest versions. 

The renewal period for the site licensing program on SAS is due to expire by end of June 2007. Departments participating in this program should have already received our notice on renewing their current SAS for Windows licenses covering the period from July 1, 2007 to June 30, 2008.   The SAS  for Windows software available for acquisition through Computer Centre include:

  • BASE
  • STAT
  • IML
  • ETS
  • FSP
  • AF
  • LAB

Departments interested in acquiring any of the above SAS products through Computer Centre can submit a CC Order Form to us through the HKU Portal ( => click the tab "Services" => click the link "Order License and Goods" under "Computer Centre Services" and complete the transaction using the HKU digital certificate (HKU-Cert)). 

Or you can complete and return the paper version of the CC Order Form (CF-36) available at  The renewal and initial license fees for the SAS products can also be found under the HKU Portal (click the tab "Services", and then click the link "Tender Prices" under "Computer Centre Services").

For any question regarding the above site licensing programs, please feel free to contact our Ms Sarah Li or Ms Kitty Ng at 2859 2491.