AIMMS for Business
|Americas News: Kepler Research chooses AIMMS
Kepler Research provides government leaders with innovative solutions in acquisition services, information technology and advanced analytics. Kepler’s core capabilities in Advanced Analytics aid senior leaders in making the right decisions to advance their mission. Kepler supports a variety of Department of Defense (DoD) Services and Agencies including: Air Force, Defense Information Systems Agency, Missile Defense Agency, and Defense Intelligence Agency.
Dan Markowitz – Vice President Advance Programs, Kepler Research explains: “Kepler embraces optimization by using the AIMMS platform to generate solutions that provide significant business value to our clients. Kepler is currently developing a series of large-scale, complex solutions for clients using our Resource Allocation Model (RAM). A recent success was the development of a model that optimally assigned resources to fulfill critical mission requirements for a DoD Service. The model dealt with close to a million variables and constraints; dramatically reducing the time to schedule and deploy a large workforce. ”
|Americas News: AIMMS’ experts awarded with the COIN-OR cup 2012
At the INFORMS Annual meeting on October 15th, the 2012 INFORMS COIN-OR Cup has been jointly awarded to the managers of three COIN-OR interfacing projects:
- Marcel Hunting and Marcel Roelofs for AIMMSlinks
- Bjarni Kristjansson for CoinMP
- Michael Bussieck, Steven Dirkse, and Stefan Vigerske for GAMSlinks.
The award honors this group of projects that don’t do optimization directly, but provide software for a necessary service: interfacing. We are proud that our AIMMS experts, Marcel Roelofs and Marcel Hunting, and AIMMSlinks have received this recognition and congratulate the other COIN-OR cup winners.
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|Americas Events: INFORMS Annual Meeting 2012 Presentations
We have just returned from the annual INFORMS meeting in Phoenix, Arizona and were excited to meet so many enthusiastic (new) users of AIMMS — both at the exhibition and at our AIMMS presentations and workshops.
We would like to make our presentations available for our AIMMS community:
- “A Generic Benders Decomposition Algorithm for the AIMMS Modeling Language”, by Marcel Hunting: click here.
- “AIMMSPRO, Seeing is Believing”, by Peter Nieuwesteeg: click here.
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|EMEA News: Cash, Growth and Profit
These are three important topics in the boardroom. AIMMS can help you with all three of them:
- Optimizing cross-divisional operations will increase your efficiency, remove buffers, reduce working capital and improve your Free Cash Flow.
- Today banks have stricter loan rules. A better cash flow position will speed up your growth ambition and can lead to gaining market share.
- In a low margin industry, profit is the difference between a good plan and the best plan.
Like a true chess grandmaster, with AIMMS you can spot patterns in your operations at a glance and predict how the plan will unfold, giving you a portfolio of real options.
For more information on the benefits of AIMMS for your organization, please contact us.
|EMEA Events: Optasoft seminar in Budapest
We recently participated in a successful seminar organized by our partner, Optasoft, on October 18th where we shared the benefits of optimization for the local manufacturing industry by presenting two appealing business cases about production scheduling & optimization.For more information, please visit our website.
EMEA Events: EDPN Conference 2012
The first European Decision Professionals Network (EDPN) event in Amsterdam was highly successful. If you are a decision professional and would like to exchange your practical experience, knowledge and ideas with other decision professionals, you might want to join our EDPN Linkedin group.
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AP News: AIMMS part of the ELITe program
Paragon will participate in the ELITe Program with the Infocomm Development Authority (iDA) in Singapore in October this year. The ELITe program is a talent development program by iDA that aims to develop “industry-ready” infocomm graduates for the infocomm industry and various economic sectors.
The top universities involved in this program are the National University of Singapore (NUS), the National Technological University (NTU), the Singapore Management University (SMU), and the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). The students will be given opportunities to acquire practical skills and exposure to the industry. Meanwhile, this program will further enhance our collaboration with the academic researchers in Singapore and introduce AIMMS to the participating students.
|AP News: Successful GUROBI Seminar 2012
On October 4th, our VP Product Management, Sales and Marketing, Gertjan de Lange, spoke at the Gurobi Optimizer Solution Seminar 2012 in Tokyo, Japan, which was organized by our distributor, October Sky. His presentation was received very well by the 100+ audience and included the business value achieved by Edelman Award-winning AIMMS’ clients TNT Express and Midwest ISO, as well as Viridity Energy’s unique software solution.
On October 23rd, we participated in the Singapore Electricity Roundtable held by the Singapore Energy Market Company at Marina Bay Sands Conference Center. More than 200 participants from Singapore and other countries in Asia Pacific and Europe were present for the Roundtable.Participants included CEOs, managing directors and key figures from the electricity and energy industries (such as market participants of the NEMS), power generation suppliers, financial institutions and consultancies, as well as representatives from local and foreign government ministries and agencies.
|AP Events: NTU Analytics Promotional Event
Please join us for the Analytics Promotional Event organized by the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore on October 31st. We will introduce AIMMS and the value it provides for business, as well as for academic and industrial participants.
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