Partnership anouncement March 2008
The companies COSYTEC and SIR Plan have signed a partnership
agreement for the business field 'Planning Software'. The
main objective of the cooperation is to make available the
technology -, development-, and process knowledge of both companies
and the basic CHIP-technology developed by COSYTEC for companies in
Using the CHIP system, powerful decision support systems (e.g.
for planning, scheduling, configuration, and optimization) can be
build for several application fields such as logistics, production,
energy and media industry.
In addition to joint development projects, SIR Plan will make
available "German-speaking" customization, rollout and
maintenance of already existing COSYTEC products in Germany and in
other "German-speaking countries".
COSYTEC S.A.is a highly specialized French Software company based in
Orsay/Paris. COSYTEC offers Products and Services based on
Constraint Programming Technology for solving highly Complex
Problems in Resources Management & Optimization. COSYTEC's
products are used in 25 countries all over the world. Its
prestigious references include world-class firms from a wide variety
of business sectors.
CHIP V5, the core product of COSYTEC, is the 2nd Generation of
Constraint Programming tool. It offers the technology of Global
Constraints and provides the world's most advanced Constraint
Solving system. It was successfully used to build very efficient
industrial planning and scheduling applications.
OPTI-CHANNEL is a software package for optimized planning of
resources and activities, especially dedicated for the Broadcasting
SIR Plan GmbH
SIR Plan GmbH is a German IT- and consulting company based in
Berlin. The mission of SIR Plan is to provide best possible
consulting and support in questions of organization and
reorganization of complex processes. In this regard, SIR Plan
designs and realizes powerful software systems for planning and
decision support as well as for information and knowledge
management. SIR Plan has a strong background in the field of
knowledge-based and constraint-based application development
originated from a lot of fruitful application and research projects
in more than ten years.