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AnyLogic 7.1 Demo: Linking Maps and Simulation 24.12.2014 Rene Reiter

Supporting all three modeling methods, AnyLogic is the most functional software on the market. With the new GIS map features, its capabilities are beyond your expectations. Watch this video to see how easy you can build a transportation model with GIS maps in AnyLogic 7.1. The simple click by click instructions begin with building a flow chart, finding a city via the built in search engine and sending a truck from San Francisco to Phoenix, no coding needed! Search for pharmacies, stores, bus stops and more, then convert the objects in to model markup elements in just two clicks. Plus zoom and pan can be used while building and running the model. You can view these and a detailed description of all features available in AnyLogic 7.1, on our website.
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WinterSim Conference 2014 - Great Success! 17.12.2014 Rene Reiter

Last week, a dedicated community of simulation and modeling advocates and experts gathered at WinterSim 2014, in beautiful Savannah, GA. The Winter Simulation Conference (WSC) is the premier international forum for disseminating recent advances in the field of system simulation. In addition to a technical program of unsurpassed scope and quality, WSC provides the central meeting place for simulation practitioners, researchers, and vendors working in all disciplines in industry, service, government, military and academic sectors (WinterSim.org, 2014). AnyLogic received a tremendous welcome from the WSC community at our two hour Vendor workshop on Sunday December 7th. Sixty plus joined Nikolay Churkov, Head of Development and Tom Baggio, Sr. Solutions Architect to learn more about our newest version, 7.1 and the relevant GIS capabilities.[...]
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RunTheModel.com is Up and "Running" Again! 10.12.2014 Rene Reiter

If you have the latest version of Java plugin installed in your browser, you are able to run all of the models on runthemodel.com once again…enjoy! In past few months you may have experienced difficulties running models, receiving an error message that the application was blocked due to security settings. This was due to Oracle, the Java developer, changing security policies, but the problem has been solved and all applets can be run. If you are unfamiliar with RunTheMOdel.com, it is a free model hosting website for AnyLogic users which allows you to export models as Java applets (detailed video instructions can be found at AnyLogic.com). [...]
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AnyLogic Logistics Network Manager: Live Demonstration 09.12.2014 Rene Reiter

Recently, Timofey Popkov, Director of Business Development at The AnyLogic Company held a “Simulation Modeling for Logistics Optimization” workshop in Berlin, Germany, covering a range of topics from general benefits of simulation modeling and the various business uses, to how simulation modeling can improve a logistics network and a live demonstration of how it works. Beginning with an explanation of what simulation and modeling software solutions mean for various business challenges (streamline business processes, analyze consumer behavior, prevent bottle necks, optimize supply chains, etc.), the workshop videos also display a comprehensive look into simulation modeling specifically for the logistics network.[...]
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Utilizing Real-World Data and Multimethod Modeling to Battle Food Insecurity 05.12.2014 Rene Reiter

A Major Consulting Firm Serving an International Civil Agency chose AnyLogic to evaluate solutions to developing countries potential food insecurity issues. Food security is a complex sustainable development issue, linked to health through malnutrition, but also to sustainable economic development, environment, and trade. Issues such as whether households get enough food, how it is distributed within the household and whether that food fulfills the nutrition needs of all members of the household is an ongoing problem in developing countries. [...]
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Kuehne+Nagel Increase Equipment Utilization from 58% to 94% 01.12.2014 Rene Reiter

Kuehne+Nagel, a leading global provider of logistics solutions assisted a large warehouse in finding the best algorithm for multi-order picking. The large warehouse processes approximately 13,000 orders or 750 picking cartons per day. Eight cartons are positioned on each trolley, but only four can be filled simultaneously due to weighing scales used to increase order picking accuracy. This and random carton placement along the pickers route means a strict algorithm is necessary for building optimal picking tours.
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AnyLogic Conference 2014, Thank You for Attending! 21.11.2014 Rene Reiter

Last week, AnyLogic supporters gathered in San Francisco, CA for the annual AnyLogic Conference, a two-day event geared toward innovative projects, business solutions, and networking with experts in the field of simulation and modeling. A sincere thank you goes out to the AnyLogic Community that has proven once again to have a passion and forward thinking motivation to solve various complex challenges all over the globe with AnyLogic software. The goal of the AnyLogic Conference program is to provide attendees with a wide variety of industry presentations which encourages a cooperative and educational environment. Review the 2014 Conference presentation slides, available now at AnyLogic.com and stay tuned for the complete video presentation coming soon to the AnyLogic YouTube channel. [...]
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2014's Premier Networking Event is Just Around the Corner 29.10.2014 Rene Reiter

The 2014 AnyLogic Conference will be held at The Westin San Francisco Market Street Hotel, less than a mile from the INFORMS venues at 50 3rd Street San Francisco, CA 94103, USA in the Franciscan Ballroom. AnyLogic Simulation and Modeling software is utilized by globally recognized organizations to ensure better, more profitable decision making. Annually, these organizations gather to showcase their accomplishments at The AnyLogic Conference. The Conference also provides a valuable networking opportunity with like-minded, innovative AnyLogic users. Join us for for hors d'oeuvres,cocktails, and to meet with Presenters, Attendees, and AnyLogic Team Members! Presenting Organizations Include...
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AnyLogic 7 Training in the NEW Chicago Office 23.10.2014 Rene Reiter

On Day three of the AnyLogic 7 training course, attendees are looking forward to finishing up their pedestrian model, building an airport model, and working with the instructor, Scott Hebert on their own modeling projects. The intense three day course agenda covers multimethod modeling and simulation, both by theory and demonstration, getting attendees familiar with the AnyLogic software model development environment. In honor of the first course in the NEW AnyLogic North America office, we held a reception at the end of day two in the Civic Opera Lounge on the 15th floor. Attendees took this opportunity to network and enjoy the company of their classmates and the AnyLogic North America team. The new office is located in Suite 2044 of the Civic Opera Building at 20 N Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60606. Whether you are a student striving to impress faculty with your upcoming thesis, or a business using AnyLogic to optimize, streamline and run “what if” scenarios, the AnyLogic 7 Training Program is the best place to start. Ilya Grigoryev, Head of Training Services made it his top priority to update the training content ensuring a world class program upon the release of AnyLogic 7, our newest version. Now is the best time to sign up for a course and become familiar with AnyLogic 7 capabilities. [...]
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AnyLogic 7.1 Released! 17.10.2014 Rene Reiter

AnyLogic is proud to announce the release of our newest version, AnyLogic 7.1 for Windows, which continues to expand functionality and simplify the model building process. Version 7.1 boasts various major improvements from GIS implementation and updated Icons, to Java8 and automatic “Agent type” substitution. What does this mean for you? [...]
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