Developer and deployment options now available in monthly and annual subscriptions. Developer and deployment options now available in monthly and annual subscriptions. Buy now Demos View the product to help solve your optimization problems. Product Tour: IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio Want to see for yourself? Try this introductory walkthrough of CPLEX® Optimization Studio. Take the product tour Product demo: Promotion planning Solve a retail promotion planning scenario using CPLEX Optimization Studio. Start the product demo Introduction to IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio Learn key concepts around optimization, its use cases and its connection to machine learning. Also, get a sneak peek at CPLEX Optimization Studio in action. Watch the demo (06:42) Key features and capabilities of IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio Explore the integrated development environment (IDE), the mathematical programming (CPLEX) and constraint programming (CP) optimization engines. Watch the demo (08:00) Demand forecasting and resource optimization Convert business problems into optimization and forecast models in days, not months. You get greater accuracy, optimized plans, and can report with conﬁdence. Watch the demo (03:32) Solve a production planning problem using IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio IDE Explore how to convert business problems into mathematical models using Optimization Programming Language (OPL). Learn about the OPL model syntax. Watch the demo (07:40) View more Hands-on labs Test the product to help solve your optimization problems. Hands-on Lab: IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio fundamentals Follow the steps in this tutorial to create a project from an example, review the model, solve it and browse the results. Complete the hands-on lab Hands-on Lab: Create and run an optimization model in Python CPLEX Optimization Studio allows users to build and run models in several APIs. This tutorial showcases the Python API and the constraint programming (CP) engine. Complete the hands-on lab Hands-on lab: Increase forecasting accuracy and achieve better operations planning Create optimal demand plans with IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio. Add Planning Analytics and SPSS® Modeler to help deliver optimally reliable forecasts. Complete the hands-on lab Customer case studies and videos See and hear how others use this product for better business outcomes. DecisionBrain and Serco DecisionBrain uses CPLEX Optimization Studio to help Serco with a real-time optimization solution to distribute bicycles efficiently throughout London. See the case study Leading bulk tanker transportation company Learn how optimization software from IBM is helping this leading tanker carrier find efficient routes in real time — enabling cost savings and supporting growth. See the case study BondIT BondIT creates smart fixed-income financial portfolios in minutes to deliver greater value to investors. See the case study FleetPride Explore how ILOG CPLEX derives optimal business suggestions based on statistical modeling under real-world constraints. See the case study Banque de France Read how Banque de France uses CPLEX Optimization Studio to process hundreds of thousands of securities transactions quickly and securely. Read the case study (18.5 MB) West Point See how West Point cadets use IBM prescriptive analytics to solve complex real-world problems. See the case study University of Washington video Hear how the University of Washington enables smarter, more sustainable management of forest roads with IBM Analytics. Watch the video (02:03) View more Webinars, blogs and infographics Get how-to product information and expert instruction. What’s new in CPLEX Optimization Studio 12.10? Learn about the exciting enhancements included in the latest release to boost performance of optimization. Read the blog Why is prescriptive analytics essential for businesses? Find out why prespective analytics is essential for transforming your business. Read the blog post Podcast: Decision optimization and analytics Listen to understand how IBM Decision Optimization enables the use of data for better decisions. Tune in to the podcast Accelerate business planning with optimization Watch this on-demand webinar to learn how your industry can use optimization software to drive improved decision-making and bottom-line impact. Watch the webinar (link resides outside IBM) Simplify complex business decisions using data science Make critical business decisions by leveraging the capabilities of CPLEX Optimization Studio. Read the infographic (1.3 MB) IBM Decision Optimization webinars Explore webinars on various decision optimization solutions and features. 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Read the solution brief (209 KB) IBM Knowledge Center - product documentation Find user and reference manuals for all versions of CPLEX Optimization Studio software. Read the product documentation Detailed system requirements Get detailed system requirements for supported releases of CPLEX Optimization Studio. Read the detailed system requirements Demand forecasting and planning Learn how CPLEX Optimization Studio, SPSS Modeler, and Planning Analytics together can help you get more accurate forecasts and better operations planning Read the solution brief (1.1 MB) Software lifecycle documentation Explore the lifecycle dates and announcement letters for various versions of IBM CPLEX Optimization Studio. Read the software lifecycle documents developerWorks answers Post your questions and answers in the IBM Decision Optimization forum. Explore developerWorks forum View more Expert resources to help you succeed IBM Knowledge Center Find answers quickly in IBM product documentation. 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