MARS on 28th AKWI Conference


MARS was showcased on the 28th annual AKWI conference taking place in Luzern, Switzerland, from September 6-9. This work group presents and discusses current issues regarding business informatics degree courses at German-speaking universities.

Christian Hüning and Eike-Christian Ramcke during presentation.

Under the topic “Business Process Simulation with HAWAI & MARS”, a presentation about the MARS platform and its sister project HAWAI (HAW Laboratory for Application Integration) was hold on Monday. An example model was presented that showcases the agent-based simulation approach and its possible advantages for dynamic and continuous enterprise architecture analysis.

A conference dinner and a boat trip completed the day.


MARS Release 1.0 Announced


A closed-beta version of MARS is almost ready for use! Our first official release is targeted to be released on the 23rd of September.

With the framework still being in alpha status, many planned long-term features are still missing or rudimentary. However, project creation, data upload, code-based model development and distributed simulation execution should be operational and your results are available as a download file in CSV format.

More news will follow soon!