Classic Linear Programming in Microsoft Solver Foundation for Excel

The Supply Chain optimization is a classic sample in linear programming. The Microsoft Solver Foundation comes with an example on solving this problem in Excel.
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The data are categorized and neatly listed out in one worksheet, while the Model pane provided interface for constraints settings. Unlike in the standard Excel Solver, the modelling is a bit more complex, but the interface helped by providing an organized and consistent user interface in Excel.

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