Random numbers

To allow you to analyze the effect changes you make have on your simulation model SIMUL8 keeps the random seed number the same for each…
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Where does that link to?!

In larger simulations, or simulations with many links it can be difficult to work out what is routing to what. This gets a lot harder when Storage Bins are involved as they do not have the same Routing In/Out information that Work Centers do.

So what do we do?

There is a feature specifically designed for this that some don’t realize is…

Use Mickey or Bart not both

If you read our recent newsletter you’ll know we think the visuals in your simulation are just as important as the numbers. A great tip…
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What’s a Trial?

For people new to simulation trials are something that’s often hard to get your head around. What are they? When should you use them? The…
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Capacity on Multiple Objects

In our normal simulations the number of work items in a simulation object is limited to the capacity of that specific object. In a storage…
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5 Steps to Simulation

Step 1: Decide on the simulation’s purpose, and what results you want to monitor It’s not often a user will need to simulate their entire…
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What’s a SIMUL8 service pack?

The SIMUL8 support team are dedicated to continuously improving our software. Even between new releases, we regularly offer free service packs for the latest version…
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Analyzing your Scenarios

Most of the value of your simulation building comes from analyzing different “what if” scenarios. To make things easier, have a few key results to…
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Making changes faster

If you have a number objects of the same type (e.g 3 Work Centers) and you wish to make the same change to them all,…
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