|The University of Minnesota's MinneTAC Research Group
has released a binary package containing the MinneTAC agent
as it was configured for the 2005 Trading Agent
Competition. MinneTAC placed 5th in that competition. This
package is provided "as is" and as configured will run only
on a Linux/X86 platform. This is because it uses the
MIP solver, which is written in C/C++. We would like to
make a Windows version available as well, but we are a
Linux/Unix shop, and our Windows skills and platform
availability are problematic.
Here's the MinneTAC-05 binary
package. It is covered by the University of
non-commercial source license, and conforms to the
rules for the 2005 TAC-SCM game.
Included in the package are binary redistributions of the
A technical report describing MinneTAC-05 and characterizing
some of its behaviors is under construction. Watch this
space for a posting, hopefully before the end of October.