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Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio

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Information callback procedure for Benders algorithm

For MIP problems using branch-and-bound the CPLEX API offers the info or MIP callback procedure which can be used to retrieve information during a MIP search. For the Benders algorithm these callback procedures do not work (CPLEX 12.7 throws an er...
over 1 year ago in Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio 0 Planned for future release

Have a regenerate option in OPL flow control

Have a way to call regenerate a model when you change some data in scripting without the need to build from zero the model out of the model and the data.
over 1 year ago in Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio 0 Future consideration

Implement OPL as a DSL in F#

I think that it can be valuable to offer OPL as a DSL in .NET. This can be an easy (cheap) way to combine the best of OPL and of the Cplex .NET API in one language. This way OPL remain for the definition of the problem but the control flow will be...
over 1 year ago in Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio 0 Not under consideration

"If and only if" for indicator-constraints in MATLAB API

We use the CPLEX for MATLAB API to solve a MILP. In our case the bottleneck of the API is the limited functionality of indicator constraints. Whereas in OPL and the Java API an "if and only if" statement is possible, this functionality is missing ...
over 1 year ago in Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio 0 Future consideration

Ability to solve Python/docplex model in CPLEX Enterprise Server

This request is actually for CPLEX Enterprise Server, not CPLEX Optimization Studio, but CES was not an option in the list of products.Currently CES is only able to solve models implemented in OPL. We would like to be able to submit and solve app...
over 1 year ago in Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio 0 Not under consideration

Allow initialisation using OPL of arrays within tuple sets

In OPL it is not possible to initialise an array which is within a set of tuples either through values or programmatically. An enhancement should be made to OPL to allow this.Consider:{string} Factors = {"a","b","c"};tuple T_2 { key int i; int a[F...
about 1 year ago in Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio / CPLEX Optimization Studio 0 Future consideration

Constraint filtering in the problem browser

when you review the expression of the constraint from the problem browser, to see what constraint has been written from your code.the view allows to filter to some variables, order the display can be changed and display only the constraint that ar...
over 1 year ago in Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio 0 Future consideration

Adding a warning when a data source are not populate in a model

Once data elements are read once, adding a new data source has no effect. A warning that tells that adding a new data source after had no effect will help to debug. Here is an example. The observe problem was that no data where send to the ...
over 1 year ago in Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio 0 Future consideration

Create IloAddable::setObject() in Java API

In the C++ API, there is the method IloExtractable::setObject()In the Java API, there is no equivalent on IloAddable. This is needed because it is useful to create a new IloIntVar from cplex.intVar(), and then associate a Java object to that vari...
over 1 year ago in Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio 0 Future consideration

Add a timestamp to iterations reported in the Engine Log of CPLEX Optimization Studio

Add a timestamp to the output of the Engine Log for iterations of the solver (LP/MIP) in addition to the already existing report of the objective value and GAP.
over 1 year ago in Decision Optimization CPLEX & For Watson Studio 0 Future consideration