IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio Community Edition is available on Windows64, Linux64 and macOS. The Development and Deployment Editions are available on Windows64, Linux 64 (Intel, Power and Z platforms), and AIX. IBM CPLEX Optimizer is available on z/OS.
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Yes, we offer IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Community Edition for free. You can register to download it at the link below. The Community Edition is restricted to problems up to 1000 variables and 1000 constraints. A time-limited trial without restrictions on problem size is available upon request.
Yes, we have free unlimited versions available for faculty and students through the Academic Initiative Program. Please visit our Resources tab below and you will see the various versions available to download under Demos.
Yes, with the Development Authorized User Monthly Edition, the user can buy a number of months with this metric for his or her project needs. Support is included for the period of the month purchased. For more details, please visit our purchase page.
Cognitive Class offers a free course for those interested in addressing business optimization problems. The Mathematical Optimization for Business Problems course will prepare you to construct simple optimization models, and it provides tips for better modeling practice.
Yes, we have IBM Decision Optimization Virtual User Group meetings and a dedicated page. The meetings will provide you with updated and useful information about our products and how to get the best value from our optimization technology and solutions.