Oracle Transportation and Global Trade Management Cloud
New Feature Summary
  1. Update 19A
  1. Revision History
  2. Overview
    1. Transportation Operational Planning
        1. Multicontainer MIP Algorithm with Compartment Minimization

Update 19A

Revision History

This document will continue to evolve as existing sections change and new information is added. All updates appear in the following table:

Date Feature Notes
04 JAN 2019   Created initial document.

Overview

This guide outlines the information you need to know about new or improved functionality in this update.

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Transportation Operational Planning

Multicontainer MIP Algorithm with Compartment Minimization

This feature provides you with an enhanced container optimization algorithm (MULTICONTAINER MIP) that simultaneously minimizes the number of equipment groups used as well as minimizing the number of the compartments used when solving the container optimization problem. In previous versions, the MULTICONTAINER MIP algorithm made an optimal item to equipment group assignment decision, but did not extend that optimization to the compartment level.  The enhanced MULTICONTAINER MIP now considers both the equipment group(s) and the compartment(s) in the container optimization decision.

The MULTICONTAINER MIP algorithm option is available in the CONTAINER OPTIMIZATION Logic Configuration and is located in the Container Optimization Algorithms group.