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Recent Highlights

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Recent Highlights

AIMMS 3.7 released

The new release of AIMMS, issued in October 2006, has already received a lot of enthusiastic feedback from our customers. This release is packed with several major new features, such as stochastic programming, integrated GIS support, a new syntax editor, multi-developer support, and extended web service capabilities.

Click here to read about the AIMMS 3.7 features.

KNITRO Solver now available with AIMMS

With AIMMS 3.7, yet another solver extension has become available: KNITRO. KNITRO has been developed by Ziena Optimization Inc. for solving large-scale general nonlinear problems. It can also solve problems with complementarity constraints (MPCC).

Outperform becomes AIMMS Service Partner 

Outperform and Paragon Decision Technology have signed an AIMMS Service Partnership Agreement, sharing the passion to bring the power of mathematical modeling to business decisions at all levels. Outperform currently offers 5 AIMMS-based solutions: Network Analysis, Master Production Planning, Sourcing Optimization, Formula Optimization, and Energy Planning.

Click here to go to Outperform’s AIMMS Service Partner Page

AIMMS Service Partner pages available

The AIMMS website now contains pages that describe the competences and example applications of all current AIMMS Service Partners. This will help you to identify the best partner to support you in developing and implementing your AIMMS applications.

Click here to go to the list of AIMMS Service Partner pages

Reference Cases

Coal Supply Chain Planning tool for Arcelor Brasil

Unisoma, our service partner in Brazil, has recently completed the development of Ábaco, a new Coal Supply Chain Planning Tool for CST, an Arcelor Brasil S.A. Company. This latest addition to the AIMMS-based applications developed by Unisoma for CST supports the generation of integrated supply chain planning for different coal processes and companies.

Click here to read more about this reference case

Send in your AIMMS Reference Case

On our website you can find more reference cases describing the benefits achieved with AIMMS applications in Energy Management, Optimizing Central Purchasing, Sales & Operations Planning, Refinery Planning, Supply Chain Collaboration, Waste Management, etc. If you are also willing to share your AIMMS Reference Case with us and with others, we look forward to hearing from you via info@aimms.com.

Click here to check out the list of AIMMS References Cases.

Calendar

AIMMS at upcoming conferences

March 28-30, Young OR, Bath, UK

At this conference for young OR professionals, organized by the British OR Society, you can learn how AIMMS enables the development of quick prototypes and fully-operational optimization applications.

April 18-19, GOR Practice working group, Aachen, Germany

“Stochastic optimization in the Energy Business” is the theme of this meeting of the GOR working group on the Practice of Mathematical Optimization. We will present a paper on power sourcing optimization using the stochastic programming functions in AIMMS.

April 29 – May 1, INFORMS Practice Meeting, Vancouver, Canada

During the annual INFORMS conference where OR practitioners and academics meet, you can enjoy the experience of AIMMS during the free pre-conference workshop, the software presentation, and LIVE demos at the AIMMS exhibition booth.

July 8-11, EURO 2007, Prague, Czech Republic

At the EURO conference, you can find out more about AIMMS during the software presentation and the LIVE demos at the AIMMS exhibition booth.

Click here to read more about these conferences.

Workshop Calendar

Our upcoming AIMMS 2-day workshops will take place on March 20 & 21 in Madrid (Spain), on April 3-4 and June 6-7 in Haarlem (Netherlands), and on April 26-27 and July 16-17 in Seattle (USA). Sign up now, and learn how to use and enjoy AIMMS, in small groups and with hands-on exercises.

A shorter pre-conference workshop, which is free to attend for INFORMS conference participants, will be given on April 29, Sunday afternoon, in Vancouver.

Click here to check out our AIMMS Workshop Calendar and to sign up.

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