History

 

 List of MIDACO versions

Version Release Date Notes
1.0 Jul. 2010

 

* First stable release version (over 4 Years of development)

 

2.0 Mar. 2011

 

* Minor bug fixed (QSTART)

* License-Key & Watermark protection system

 

3.0 Jan. 2012

 

* Large scale optimization capabilities (up to 10,000 variables)

* Bounds Profiler for graphical solution interpretation

* Parallelization options

 

4.0 Apr. 2013

 

* Complete code restructuring: ~25% faster than Version 3.0

* Bug fixed (Parallelization)

* Reduced algorithmic overhead

* New parameter options (FSTOP & FOCUS)

* Simplified examples + extended solution file output

 

5.0

Apr. 2016

* Multi-Objective capability

* Large Scale capability (up to 100,000 variables)

* Improved algorithmic performance

* Internal local solver (backtracking line-search)

* AllDifferent - constraint support (incl. TSP type)

* New parameter options (EVALSTOP, PARETOMAX & EPSILON)

* Solution history file, containing all evaluations

* MS-Excel Add-In, Java and C# gateway

 

6.0

 

2017 - 2018

To be announced