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SAS-OR® 9.1 User’s Guide; Local Search Optimization

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Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-19

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SAS Institute Inc.

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SAS/OR® 9.1 User's Guide: Local Search Optimization



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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2004. SAS/OR® 9.1 User's Guide: Local Search Optimization.Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.

SAS/OR® 9.1 User's Guide: Local Search Optimization

Copyright © 2004, SAS Institute Inc., Cary, NC, USA

ISBN 1-59047-234-9

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Contents

What's New in SAS/OR 9 and 9.1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Chapter 1. The GA Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

Subject Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75

Syntax Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77


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Credits

Documentation

Writing

Joe Hutchinson

Editing

Virginia Clark

Documentation Support Tim Arnold, Michelle Opp

Technical Review
Feng Chen, Gehan A. Corea, Tao Huang, Radhika V. Kulkarni

Software

PROC GA

Joe Hutchinson

Support Groups

Software Testing

Feng Chen, Tao Huang

Technical Support Tonya Chapman


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What's New in SAS/OR 9 and 9.1

Overview

SAS/OR software contains several new and enhanced features since SAS 8.2. Brief descriptions of the new features appear in the following sections. For more informa- tion, refer to the SAS/OR documentation, which is now available in the following six volumes:


SAS/OR User's Guide: Bills of Material Processing


SAS/OR User's Guide: Constraint Programming


SAS/OR User's Guide: Local Search Optimization


SAS/OR User's Guide: Mathematical Programming


SAS/OR User's Guide: Project Management


SAS/OR User's Gui...