This review applies to version 2.0.
The latest version of this software will soon be reviewed by our
SmartPLS is a software application for (graphical) path modeling with latent variables (LVP). The partial least squares (PLS)-method is used for the LVP-analysis in this software.
In the download area, the first beta-version is accessible (free of charge). A registration is required! The following new features are presented in the new release SmartPLS 2.0 (beta):
* a completely reengineered software application using the JAVA Eclipse Platform,
* the option to easily extend the functionalities of SmartPLS by JAVA Eclipse Plug-ins,
* SmartPLS community to discuss all software and PLS related topics with other users and experts.