OR/MS Today, June 1998

1998 Nonlinear Programming
Software Survey






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Product Publisher Pricing Information
Smallest
Version
Largest
Version
Educational
Version
Site License
Version
AIMMS Paragon Decision Technology B.V. $1000 $7500 $1200-
$2000
n/a
CONOPT ARKI Consulting & Development A/S $12,000 $2400 $30,000
CONOPT for AMPL Compass Modeling Solutions $3,000-
$4,500
$600 Call
DFNLP K. Schittkowski approx. $340 approx. $340 approx. $114 Negotiable
DOC/DOT Vanderplants R&D Inc. $1800 $5600/yr Call Negotiable
FANPAC/NLP Aptech Systems Inc.
GRG2 Optimal Methods Inc. $1500 $350 Negotiable
GRG2 for AMPL and AMPL Plus Compass Modeling Solutions $700 Call
IMSL Libraries Visual Numetrics PC:$625 $50K and up 40-50% discount begins at $5000/yr
INTPT Optimal Methods Inc. $2000 $350 Negotiable
LANCELOT P. Toint n/a n/a
LGO, for Continuous Global Optimization Pinter Consulting Services up to a few $1000 $500 Call
LINGO LINDO Systems Inc. $195 $4995 Contact Contact
LSGRG for AMPL and AMPL Plus Compass Modeling Solutions $2500 $500 Call
LSGRG2 Optimal Methods Inc. $2000 $350 Negotiable
LSSOL Stanford Business Software
Mathcad MathSoft Inc. Contact Contact Contact Contact
Microsoft Excel 97 - Solver Microsoft Corporation Contact Contact Contact Contact
MINOS for AMPL Compass Modeling Solutions $3,500-
$5,000
$650 Call
MINOS 5.5 Stanford Business Software $350-
$900
commercial: $5K-
$25K
NAG C Library Numerical Algorithms Group $730 $23,520 Discounts available Call for quote
NAG Fortran Library Numerical Algorithms Group $1,600 $37,700 Must be quoted
NLPQL K. Schittkowski approx. $1300 approx. $1300 approx. $426 Negotiable
NPSOL 5.0 Stanford Business Software $350-
$900
commercial:$5 K-
$25 K
Optimal EngineerĘ Transpower Corporation $495 $495 $445 Negotiable
Premium Solver Platform for Excel Frontline Systems Inc. $995 $995 Contact Contact
Premium Solver, Premium Solver Plus for Excel Frontline Systems Inc. PS: $495 Plus:$750 $50 to $75, min. 10 Contact
SAS Software SAS Institute Inc. n/a n/a n/a Varies
SCIENTIST for Windows MicroMath Research $395 $316 Available
SLP/GRG Optimal Methods Inc. $2000 $350 Negotiable
SOCS and NLPSPR Boeing Co. Contact Contact Contact Contact
Solver DLL V3.0, Solver DLL Plus Frontline Systems Inc. V3.0: $495 Plus:$750 Contact Contact
Solver for Lotus 1-2-3 97/98 Frontline Systems Inc. $50 Contact $50 Contact
SOPT-CP SAITECH Inc. Contact Contact Available Available
SQP Optimal Methods Inc. $2000 $350 Negotiable
What's Best! LINDO Systems Inc. $195 $4995 Contact Contact
XPRESS Barrier QP Solver Dash Associates Ltd. Contact Contact
X Solver 2.0 Exatech Corporation $495

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