West Linn, OR, May 13, 2005 --(PR.com
)-- Jada Management Systems, LLC (JMS), and OptTek Systems, Inc., a Colorado optimization software and services firm, are pleased to announce their business alliance to market an optimization software module for JMS’s Supply Chain Planning (SCP) solution suite. The technology, which is based on OptTek’s optimization engine called OptQuest® is a robust and powerful tool for users of SCP, and enhances its decision support capabilities by integrating the world-class global optimization methods developed by OptTek.
“Having OptQuest integrated into our software will augment our customers’ scheduling capabilities by enhancing the quality of the solution and dramatically reducing manufacturing costs while improving customer service levels.” said Khalil Jada, CEO of JMS. “OptQuest uses sophisticated technology to guide the search for the best solutions. It gives a new dimension to supply chain scheduling models for all of our customers’ applications.”
“This will give us an enhanced presence in selected markets, including international locations,” stated Dr. James P. Kelly, OptTek’s CEO. “Both of our companies anticipate significant added value to our customers.”
About Jada Management Systems
Jada Management Systems is based near Portland, Oregon and specializes in easy to use, powerful, yet affordable supply chain planning solutions. The JMS SCP system provides distributors and manufacturers with a concise yet user-friendly tool to control inventory. SCP is an Advanced Planning System (APS). It recommends what to make, how much to make, and when to make it in order to fulfill existing customer orders and maintain, but not exceed, desirable inventory levels. SCP includes Material Requirement Planning (MRP), Constraint Planning, and Optimized Scheduling. A disciplined use of SCP streamlines inventory levels resulting in lower inventory costs and a significant increase in customer service. The JMS website is www.jadaman.com.
About OptTek Systems, Inc.
OptTek Systems, Inc. is a Boulder, CO based optimization software and services firm. From its inception in 1992, OptTek has become the leading provider of optimization software to simulation companies and employs state-of-the-art techniques based on many years of research in the area of optimization, in which OptTek’s founders are internationally recognized leaders. OptTek specializes in developing and customizing its software to enable solutions for business problems characterized by significant uncertainty and complexity. OptTek’s software is used by hundreds of firms including Fortune 500 companies for diverse applications including customer relationship management, financial and strategic planning, logistics and transportation, and telecommunications. OptTek’s website is www.opttek.com.
Megan M. Bowes Jay April
VP Marketing & Sales Chief Development Officer
Jada Management Systems LLC OptTek Systems, Inc.
19775 Derby Street 1919 Seventh Street
West Linn, OR 97068 Boulder, CO 80302
503 744-0710 303.447.3255 ext. 104