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Software Model Building (continued)
Input Distribution Fitting (Specify) Output Analysis Support (Specify) Batch run or experimental design (Specify)
aGPSS     y Student's t-distribution confidence intervals    
Analytic Solver Simulation y Fit to over 50 distributions, P-P and Q-Q plots y Frequency, sensitivity, scatter charts, statistics, risk measures, percentiles; data mining options y Multiple parameterized simulations, reports and charts across simulations
Analytica y Various options, including Metalog Keelin fitting y Many types, including graphs, sensitivity, scenarios, regression y Range sensitivity. Scenarios. Random, stratified, and importance sampling.
AnalyticSolver.com y Fit to over 50 distributions, P-P and Q-Q plots y Frequency, sensitivity, scatter charts, statistics, risk measures, percentiles; data mining options y Multiple parameterized simulations, reports and charts across simulations
AnyLogic y 31 built-in distributions plus custom distribution. Distribution fitting with Stat::Fit, ExpertFit, or other software. y Reports, model execution logs, charts, output to the built-in database or any external data storage (databases, spreadsheets, text files). y Flexible user interface to create the following experiments: Parameter Variation, Compare Runs, Monte Carlo, Sensitivity Analysis, Calibration, and custom.
Argo     y Visualization, Impact/Sensitivity Analysis, Custom Reporting, Custom Statistical Functions, etc.    
Capacity Planning Tool for Shipyards     y Robust Online Reporting y Scenario Manager
CircuitLogix         y  
CSIM20         y automatic run-length control
DiscoverSim Version 3 y 53 Continuous + Threshold (where applicable) + 10 Discrete Distributions y User friendly output graphics and Six Sigma capability statistics in native Excel workbook.    
DPL     y Numerous Graphical Sensitivity, Distrubution, and Decision Policy Outputs    
Enterprise Dynamics y Internal Feature called Autofit y Internal Feature called Experiment Wizard y By providing Experiment Wizard and Scenario Manager
Enterprise Portfolio Simulator (EPS) y 21 Custom Options within Software y Output analysis reports and charts included. Output to Excel y Unlimited scenarios can be predefined to experiment on parameters
ExtendSim DE y 35 pre-defined distributions. y Output to charts & reports, or export to other analysis applications. Sensitivity analysis, confidence intervals, Gantt charts, quantile and interval statistical analysis. y User's choice. Store run results in the internal database or export to an external application.
ExtendSim Pro y 35 pre-defined distributions plus includes Stat::Fit software for distribution fitting. y Output to charts & reports. Integrated Scenario Manager with dialog or database factors and responses, sensitivity analysis, confidence intervals, Gantt charts, and quantile & interval statistical analysis. Plus export to external analysis applications. y User's choice. Store run results in the internal database or export to an external application. DOE includes manual, full factorial, and two options each for JMP custom design and Minitab optimal design.
FlexSim y Fully integrated with ExpertFit y A full suite of charts and graphs in the Dashboard, as well as extensive Excel output options. y An experimentation engine is built into the software.
FlexSim Healthcare y Fully integrated with ExpertFit. y A full suite of charts and graphs in the Dashboard, as well as extensive Excel output options. y An experimentation engine is built into the software.
FutureFlow Rx y User Defined Distributions and Any Popular Statistical Distributions y Browser based customizable reports always available y Iteration and Scenario Manager available
GoldSim     y sensitivity and uncertainty analysis y batch runs
Integrated Performance Modelling Environment (IPME)     y Built-in graphing and statistical support, export output to Microsoft Excel y Batch run and experimental design
MedModel Optimization Suite y 16 statistical distributions available OR Stat::Fit y Output Viewer, Minitab, Excel y Scenario Manager
Oracle Crystal Ball y 15 continuous and 7 discrete pre-defined distributions with statistical fitting y Output analysis includes charts, tables, reports and output to Excel y Full batch control through VBA or other software supporting COM/OLE
Pedestrian Dynamics y Internal Feature called Autofit y Internal Feature called Experiment Wizard y By providing Experiment Wizard and Scenario Manager
PLCLogix            
Polaris y User can select "best fit" from ~12 pre-defined distribution types y Visualization, Custom Reporting, Polaris Help Desk (Polaris@bah.com) can offer users insight into the outputs of their Polaris model or to assist with any error messages or obstacles along the way.    
Process Simulator y 15 predefined distributions, plus distribution fitting using Stat::Fit software included y Output Viewer, Minitab, Excel y Unlimited scenarios can be predefined to experiment on parameters
ProModel Optimization Suite y 16 statistical distributions available OR Stat::Fit y Output Viewer, Minitab, Excel y Scenario Manager
RASON Analytics API y Fit to over 50 distributions, multiple fit criteria y Statistics, risk measures, percentiles, data mining options y Multiple parameterized simulations with data collection
Risk Solver app     y Frequency, sensitivity, scatter charts, statistics, risk measures, percentiles    
RoboLogix            
SAS Simulation Studio y Via JMP and SAS software integration. y Steady state analysis included. Output analysis via SAS software products. y Experimental design; manual in the Simulation Studio interface or automated (with interactive modifications) via JMP or SAS software integration.
Simio Design Edition y Works with ExpertFit and Stat::Fit. Supports table driven input sampling y SMORE Plots for risk analysis, sensitivity analysis, custom dashboards, comprehensive data in pivot tables, export summary or details to external packages y Run manual scenarios with multiple replications. Concurrent full use of all processors. Built-in ranking and selection
Simio Enterprise Edition y Works with ExpertFit and Stat::Fit. Supports table driven input sampling y SMORE Plots for risk analysis, sensitivity analysis, custom dashboards, comprehensive data in pivot tables, export summary or details to external packages y Run manual scenarios with multiple replications. Concurrent full use of all processors. Built-in ranking and selection
Simio Personal Edition y Works with ExpertFit and Stat::Fit. Supports table driven input sampling y SMORE Plots for risk analysis, sensitivity analysis, custom dashboards, comprehensive data in pivot tables, export summary or details to external packages y Run manual scenarios with multiple replications. Concurrent full use of all processors. Built-in ranking and selection
Simio Team Edition y Works with ExpertFit and Stat::Fit. Supports table driven input sampling y SMORE Plots for risk analysis, sensitivity analysis, custom dashboards, comprehensive data in pivot tables, export summary or details to external packages y Run manual scenarios with multiple replications. Concurrent full use of all processors. Built-in ranking and selection
SIMPROCESS y Model Fit y Run scenarios can be defined and compared; standard and custom reports available; standard and custom plots available (both local and remote); dashboards available (both local and remote); output can be directed to files, spreadsheets, and databases y Experiment manager allows DOE and batch runs of experiments
SIMUL8 Professional y Custom options within software and Stat::Fit     y Multiple Replications and Scenario Management
SimVoi y Sample directly from data y Histograms, cumulative plots, XY scatter plots, value of info    
SIPmath(tm) Modeler Tools for Excel y Metalog distributions     y Parameterized Simulation
SLIM            
Solver SDK Platform y Fit to over 50 distributions, multiple fit criteria y Statistics, risk measures, percentiles, data mining options y Multiple parameterized simulations with data collection
Stat::Fit y 32 distributions. Auto::Fit capability. Exports into specific forms for simulation software        
Tecnomatix Plant Simulation y Beta, Binomial, Cauchy, Continuous Empirical (cEmp), Discrete Empirical (dEmp), Primitive Empirical (Emp), Erlang, Fr├ęchet, Gamma, Geometric, Gumbel, Hypergeometric, Laplace, Logistic, Loglogistic, Lognormal, Negative exponential, Normal, Paralogistic, Pareto, Poisson, Triangular y Datafit, Charts, Sankey, Bottleneck analyzer, Energy Analyzer, Neural Networks y Experiment Manager supporting distributed simulation
Vanguard Business Analytics Suite y Based on input data y Various reports and analyses y Based on model design
WITNESS y   y   y  

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